Lionel Tertis in Berlin - early 20th Century

from My Viola and I: a complete autobiography / Lionel Tertis, page 37:

The Berlin Phillarmonic Orchestra, conducted by Furtwängler, gave one or two highly successful concerts in London about this time, and the public appeared to be inordinately captivated. I was not in London at the time, being in Berlin myself preparing for a viola recital. While there I was keen to hear them and took the opportunity of going to one of their concerts on their return to Berlin, looking forward to great things after all I had heard about their performances at home. I was so disappointed that I did not sit the programme out. No doubt they were well disciplined; but it was the …   more >>
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Lionel Tertis, My Viola and I: a complete autobiography / Lionel Tertis (Great Britain, 1974), p. 37. accessed: 18 July, 2024

location of experience: Berlin


Lionel Tertis

Experience Information

Date/Time early 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public


Berlin Phillarmonic Orchestra was conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler.

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:03:42 +0000
Approved on Tue, 12 Jan 2016 14:24:09 +0000