Today is 100 years since the birth of British composer Benjamin Britten. Did you know that apart from being one of the great composers of the twentieth century and a  central figure of 20th-century British classical music, he liked bird watching?
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Image credit: Publicity photograph of British composer Benjamin Britten, via Wikimedia Commons.

Today is 100 years since the birth of British composer Benjamin Britten. Did you know that apart from being one of the great composers of the twentieth century and a  central figure of 20th-century British classical music, he liked bird watching?

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Image credit: Publicity photograph of British composer Benjamin Britten, via Wikimedia Commons.