Susan Tomes in Cheltenham - 7 July, 1981

from Domus Diary: Preparing for the Cheltenham Festival, 1981, page 17:

Our second concert, consisting of three Miniatures by Frank Bridge, a Honneger flute piece, the Rachmaninov Vocalise and the Bach B minor Flute Suite, is far easier than the first. This is partly because there are a lot of children, and Felix evidently feels more comfortable in introducing the concert to them; I'm delighted because the Allegri Quartet manages to get over to the Dome after their concert in the Pittville Pump Room, and seeing Bruno [Schrecker, the quartet's cellist] makes me want him to be impressed with everything. The Bridge Miniatures, rescued from obscurity by Felix who …   more >>
cite as

Susan Tomes, Domus Diary: Preparing for the Cheltenham Festival, 1981. In Beyond the notes : journeys with chamber music (Woodbridge, 2004), p. 17. accessed: 22 November, 2017

location of experience: Cheltenham


Susan Tomes
Writer, Pianist

Listening to

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written by Frank Bridge
performed by Felix Wurman, Susan Tomes, Richard Ireland
Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV 1067
written by Johann Sebastian Bach
performed by Domus
'Danse de la Chèvre'
written by Arthur Honegger
performed by Michael Faust

Experience Information

Date/Time 7 July, 1981
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public


Experience took place in Domus's tent in the Imperial Gardens in Cheltenham.

Originally submitted by iepearson on Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:03:18 +0100