Mrs. Britten et al. in Paris - 28 November, 1934

from Journeying boy / Benjamin Britten, page 236:

Mom & I go to Opera after for Gounod's Romeo & Juliet - not very great stuff, but charming - I'm afraid we were both too tired to enjoy it - esp. as the show was rather dead. 

cite as

John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 236. accessed: 25 November, 2017

location of experience: Paris


Benjamin Britten

Listening to

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Romeo and Juliet
written by Hector Berlioz, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Charles Gounod, Sergey Prokofiev

Experience Information

Date/Time 28 November, 1934
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by gkw on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:29:34 +0100
Approved on Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:50:33 +0100