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Benjamin Britten’s

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The Birds

Medium Voice, Piano

Britten originally wrote a version of this song for soprano and strings in 1929. He revised it in 1934, with the dedication 'For my mother'.

Text Author
Hilaire Belloc
Year of Composition
21 Jun 1934
Length
2 minutes
Language
English
Vocal Range
Publisher
Boosey and Hawkes
Type
Individual
Voice Type
Medium Voice
Instrument
Piano
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