A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré

A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré (written work, Book)

Listening experiences

1406023138936: My earliest memories of music are of listening to ...

1406023463194: From as early as I can remember, Mum entertained u...

1406024027876: A year after we had moved to Purley, Jackie had to...

1406024527377: One day Jackie was in the kitchen at home with Mum...

1406025013132: Shortly after Jackie began playing the cello, Mum ...

1406025302427: On 24 November 1951, when she was six, Jackie took...

1406025743762: Shortly after my turn, it was Jackie’s. She was to...

1406026231515: Jackie became aware of how successfully she could ...

1406026634978: Hilary only had one rehearsal on the day of the re...

1406026893507: A week later, Jackie performed the Lalo concerto a...

1406027184885: As I struggled for four hours a day to produce the...

1406027357514: Fortunately home was nearby and I knew that I coul...

1406027558546: She knew immediately which one she wanted: the bea...

1406033894610: The historic 500-seat hall was packed, and as many...

1406034211492: The fooling over, Jackie launched into the Adagio ...

1406034457327: Now it was Jackie’s turn and, wanting to hear her,...

1406034751289: Jackie and I waited in the Green Room. Mum gave us...

1406054076050: When Kiffer discovered that he was short of a cell...

1406054490462: Just after the sun set, flaming torches were lit a...

1406055410080: The original concert booking that Daniel had plann...

1406055680947: The Mann Auditorium was packed, with standing room...

1406056533831: In July 1968, when I was seven months pregnant, th...

1406056905797: A few days later I received a letter from Bill Bro...

1406057371992: On the morning of the concert Jackie telephoned Mu...

1406057636144: The next item was the Monn. There was a scrapin...

1406057913738: She returned carrying her cello and sat underneath...

1406058190936: As the orchestra took their places I felt apprehen...

1406058877163: Danny arranged for Jackie to play the drum in a pe...

1406059204736: The thanksgiving ceremony for Jackie’s life was he...

1406059538609: As the BBC announcer began setting the scene I rea...

author

Du Pré, Hilary, 1942-

published in

1998

editor/compiler

Du Pré, Piers, 1948-

publisher

Vintage

ISBN

0099274787

includes

excerpt from 'A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré' pp. 169-170 (267 words)

excerpt from 'A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré' pp. 133 (241 words)

excerpt from 'A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré' pp. 193 (46 words)

excerpt from 'A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré' pp. 303 (179 words)

excerpt from 'A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré' pp. 201 (46 words)

Cite as Du Pré, Hilary, 1942-, and Du Pré, Piers, 1948- (ed.), A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré (:London, 1998)
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