Benjamin Britten in Lowestoft - 28 December, 1930
Walk in morning, 10-11.30 with Pop, Beth & Caesar. Mr. Voke & Mrs. come in to tea at 4.0. Mummy, & Mr. Voke & I go in to Coleman's at 4.15 to try over the solo quartet parts etc. for the Musical Society concert. Mum. Mrs. Coleman (sop). Mary Cannel (cont). Mr. Catchpole (Ten). Mr. V. (bass). They sing quite well. Come back for tea. After which Mr V. sings my Vigil most beautifully. I like it now. Work all before Supper, read Lyndesey aft. & evening; I like it immensely in parts.
Originally submitted by Simon Brown on Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:25:57 +0100