Benjamin Britten in London - 26 December, 1931

from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 93:

Beth & I should have played Hockey in afternoon (arr. by Bill Arnold) but we have to stain the dining-room floor for Tuesday's dance & there is no other time. This we do & move various bits of furniture in aft. & after tea a bit. Mum & Barbara sing bit after dinner. Usual walk - bed.
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John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 93. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434288047110 accessed: 5 December, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

Benjamin Britten
Composer
1913-1976

Listening to

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unspecified vocal music

Experience Information

Date/Time 26 December, 1931
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by gkw on Sun, 14 Jun 2015 14:20:47 +0100
Approved on Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:19:28 +0100