Du Pré, Piers, 1948- et al. in Portland Place - March, 1967

from A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré, page 193:

At the end of March, Jackie arranged to bring Danny for supper with Mum and Dad. […] After somewhat nervous introductions, Danny found Mum’s Blüthner grand piano and music was soon filling the house. Mum was in her element. She flowed everywhere, singing.

cite as

Du Pré, Hilary, 1942-, and Du Pré, Piers, 1948- (ed.), A genius in the family / Hilary Du Pré (:London, 1998), p. 193. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1406055111317 accessed: 17 May, 2022

location of experience: Portland Place

Listeners

Du Pré, Piers, 1948-
Company Director du Pré plc
1948-
Iris Greep
Music teacher, Musician
1914-1984

Listening to

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Daniel Barenboim playing the piano at the du Pré family home performed by Daniel Barenboim

Experience Information

Date/Time March, 1967
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:51:51 +0100
Approved on Wed, 24 Feb 2016 16:59:49 +0000