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The first thing you see on this coin is the name ‘BENJAMIN BRITTEN’, cleverly placed on musical notation paper, with the Lord Tennyson quotes (that Britten set to music) ‘BLOW BUGLE BLOW’ and ‘SET THE WILD ECHOES FLYING’. Benjamin Britten was a leading classical composer of the 20th century.

2013 Benjamin Britten

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