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Albert Herring UK - 1947
Benjamin Britten 1913 - 1976 UK 2*
Libretto by Eric Crozier based on the short story Le Rosier de Mme. Husson by Guy de Maupassant
First performance at Glyndebourne on 20 June 1947
English libretto - Spanish translation
Article in Wikipedia
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Britten's comic opera is heavily based upon use of the ensemble.