Benjamin Britten in Gresham's School - 29 September, 1928, 07:00 PM
Usual work, walk, and practice. In evening Mr. Greatorex, + Miss Chapman. Give a recital. Mr G. is simply terrible, played no 2. Notes together, and everything [BB writes a squiggle here] To think that he is professor of music here! Miss C. was quite good if only she could tune her strings!
Benjamin Britten, Diary of Benjamin Britten, Sept 29 1928. In John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London), p. 13. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1386671431895 accessed: 22 September, 2017
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