Lionel Bradley in National Gallery - 19 July, 1940

from Lionel Bradley Bulletin, 19 Jul 1940:

They [the Czech Trio] had a very enthusiastic reception from an audience which for all I could tell included all the Czechs in London... [LB moved by the 'spirit' of the music] which obviously meant so much to them and to their country, here in exile with their country's ransom now only a hope for the future...
cite as

Lionel Bradley, Lionel Bradley Bulletin, 19 Jul 1940. In Special Collections, Royal College of Music, number LJHB-02/050. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1396617473924 accessed: 21 November, 2017

location of experience: National Gallery

Listeners

Lionel Bradley
Librarian
1898-1953

Experience Information

Date/Time 19 July, 1940
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public

Notes

The Trio played Dvorak and Smetana


Originally submitted by kerriedinburgh on Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:17:54 +0100