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Two concerts celebrating the music of cutting-edge composer and conductor Sir George Benjamin
Tried and Tested
George Benjamin's latest opera, Lessons in Love and Violence, has had its triumphant premiere at the Royal Opera House
Human vanity, creativity and passion collide in an opera that has become an instant modern classic
The star of the Royal Opera House's highly-acclaimed new opera Written on Skin talks to Claudia Pritchard about finding – and mislaying – his voice
A celebration of the British composer, featuring a concert performance of his much-feted opera Written on Skin