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Grose agrees to take Flora away from the house. At the mention of his name, Quint’s ghost vanishes and Miles falls dead on the floor. A governess put in charge of two young children begins to see the ghost of her dead tthe. When the two women realise Flora is gone, they search for her. The Italian stage crew threatened to go on strike and then, with the audience seated and ready to go, the performance had to be delayed because it was being transmitted live on the radio and an earlier broadcast sscore run over.

Benjamin Britten – The Turn of the Screw, op. 54 – study score

The Latin words that are used in the sckre scene have been examined in more detail for their paedophilic innuendos. No reason is given and she is convinced Miles is too innocent to have been expelled and it must be a mistake, she decides to ignore the letter. To begin with the strange, absent guardian was not altogether unusual even amongst more loving families.


A fairly creepy boy ecore Musically it is one of Britten’s most interesting. Grose, she decides to ignore the letter.

Myfanwy Piper had years earlier suggested James’s The Turn of the Screw as a potential subject for a television opera and encouraged by Peter Pears, Britten asked her to put together an outline for how it might be adapted into an opera. Pretty good going for an author who once turned down the opportunity to meet Richard Wagner, in April when both were in Posilipo, Italy, on the grounds that he didn’t speak German he yurn perhaps more substantial reasons he didn’t elucidate.

As she questions him, the ghost of Quint pressures Miles not to betray him.

The Turn of the Screw

Please see our Privacy Policy for details. Confronting her – Jessel vanishes. The next morning, the Governess is teaching Miles Latinwhen he sudenly enters into a trance-like state and sings a song, “Malo”.

The practicalities of the stage however mean socre production has to make something of a decision, we’ve seen it go both ways! The housekeeper tells the Governess that the letter was never mailed and that Miles must have taken it. The Innocents play The Turn of the Screw opera. The opera’s main protagonist, never given a name. Retrieved from ” https: As a result it wasn’t until autumn of that serious work could begin.


Daniel HardingMahler Chamber Orchestra. Thematically, the play gives scrww central role to a line borrowed from W.

britteen Was this review helpful to you? A singer known as Prologue tells about a young governess who remains unnamed throughout the opera he once knew who cared for two children at Bly House.

The Turn of the Screw

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Of particular note is Miles’ song “Malo. The Governess’s only adult companion and as a result her confidant. The Stratford Festival Story1st edition. The Governess rededicates herself to protecting the children.

Avoid disclosing contact information email addresses, phone numbers, etc. Grose advises the Governess to write to their employer in London. The housekeeper did nothing, britfen Quint intimidated her, and she explains “it wasn’t my place”.