Benjamin Britten Picture Gallery – Scenes From Aldeborough

The beach at Aldeburgh - Britten swam here regularly

The Red House - the home shared by Britten and Pears

The Moot Hall, Aldeborough, setting for the opening scene of Peter Grimes

Graves of Britten and Pears, with Imogen Holst buried behind them. The inscription on her headstone reads: "The heavenly spheres make music for us. All things join in the dance".

"I hear those voices that will not be drowned" Britten memorial sculpture by Maggi Hambling on the beach at Thorpeness.

Posted on November 22, 2011 @ 15.12