Printed words for songs and works

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Text for songs sung at a Britten and Pears recital. Including songs by Purcell, Blow, Haydn, Schubert, and Britten's Winter Words and Folk songs. Undated. 2 copies

Passion according to St John, JS Bach, translation by Peter Pears and Imogen Holst. Copyright 1971 by Faber Music Ltd.

Words for Les Illuminations. English translation by Helen Rootham.

Songs for the audience for The Little Sweep. Words by Eric Crozier. Copyright Boosey and Hawkes.

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This material is made available under the standard conditions of the Britten-Pears Foundation. Readers will be required to produce proof of identity and to sign a Reader's Undertaking form.