Jack Brymer in Glyndebourne - early , month unknown, 1948

from The Beecham Years, page 100:

In 1948 we gave a series of concerts around Easter with a small RO, Sir Thomas Beecham, John Pritchard - at that time a répétiteur of Glyndebourne Opera - and many famous visitors. It was the first time I was billed with the superb oboeist [sic] Leon Goossens, which thrilled me; there was a well-known pianist called William Glock, later Sir William of BBC directing fame, the viola player Frederick Riddle, 'cellist Anthony Pini and a brand-new quartet without a name whose list of players read: Schidloff [sic], Nissel, Brainin and Lovett. The Amadeus Quartet, of course, it soon …   more >>

cite as

Jack Brymer, The Beecham Years. In From Where I Sit (London, 1979), p. 100. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1423061540659 accessed: 29 January, 2022

location of experience: Glyndebourne

Listeners

Jack Brymer
Schoolteacher, Clarinetist, Musician
1915-2003

Listening to

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performance of 'unspecified' performed by Leon Goossens, Anthony Pini, Frederick Riddle, John Pritchard, Martin Lovett, Peter Schidlof, Siegmund Nissel, William Glock, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, Norbert Brainin, Jack Brymer

Experience Information

Date/Time early , month unknown, 1948
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by iepearson on Wed, 04 Feb 2015 14:52:20 +0000
Approved on Wed, 02 Mar 2016 13:45:42 +0000