Yehudi Menuhin in Edinburgh Festival - in the middle of 1948

from Unfinished Journey, page 342:

Meanwhile countless other festivals took root in different parts of the world, so that summers quickly grew as thick with commitments as winters. Among the earliest was the Edinburgh, which I first visited in its second year, in 1948, an occasion triply notable – for Gerard’s birth, reunion with Bruno Walter and a superb performance of the Mozart Concertante for Violin and Viola by Isaac Stern and William Primrose.
cite as

Yehudi Menuhin, Unfinished Journey (London, April, 1977), p. 342. accessed: 10 December, 2023

location of experience: Edinburgh Festival


Yehudi Menuhin
Violinist, Conducting

Listening to

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Mozart Sinfonia Concertante at the Edinburgh Festival
written by Mozart
performed by William Primrose, Isaac Stern

Experience Information

Date/Time in the middle of 1948
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:25:20 +0100
Approved on Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:18:29 +0000