Aldeburgh


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Aldeburgh

(ˈɔːlbərə)
n
(Placename) a small resort in SE England, in Suffolk: site of an annual music festival established in 1948 by Benjamin Britten. Pop: 2654 (2001)
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Another 2 meetings would be held on 24 March at Thorpness Country Club from 10am until 1pm and at Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall at 3pm-6pm.
Which composer is associated with the Aldeburgh festival?
Today's 187km stage runs from Newmarket to Aldeburgh.
Yet we know that Britten's acute appreciation of inhumanity was a potent creative force: in 1959, during the gestation of A Midsummer Night's Dream, he has a nightmare of 'moans & shrieks all night, just like animals or children being slaughtered', and it was the Belsen visit which Britten chose to recall to Irina Shostakovich when the Russian composer visited him in Aldeburgh in 1972.
VISITORS can pull up a deckchair and enjoy free lunchtime music concerts in the Bandstand on the Beach event taking place daily during the annual Aldeburgh Festival from June 10-26.
Aldeburgh, in Suffolk, is fourth at PS440,000, followed by Lymington, Hants.
MORNING: I'd drive into Aldeburgh to watch the sun rise over the sparkling sea then head off for a round of golf in Thorpeness.
This is by Kate Giles and we got it in Aldeburgh in 2013 when I was there singing in the opera Peter Grimes by Benjamin Britten, in an open-air production on Aldeburgh Beach.
Barker, a track world champion, finished the day ninth on general classifi-cation, nine seconds behind overall race leader Lisa Brennauer of Velocio SRAM, who took the yellow jersey after stage one winner Lizzie Armitstead withdrew from the race following Wednesday's stage finish collision in Aldeburgh.
1 SEE THE WORLD'S BIGGEST SCALLOP A STROLL along the beach towards orpeness will lead to the Scallop, a tribute to composer Benjamin Britten who lived in Aldeburgh, by Suolk sculptor Maggi Hambling.
Nigel Twiston-Davies' mind is probably almost totally focused on the upcoming Cheltenham Festival, but Aldeburgh can continue to fly an unlikely flag for the yard on the allweather.
Nigel Twiston-Davies' mind is probably almost totally focused on the Cheltenham Festival but Aldeburgh can continue to fly an unlikely flag for the yard on the all weather.