Benjamin Britten in London - 13 March, 1932

from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 102:

Go to Miss Fass' in afternoon over the downs & tea at her house. Also play darts after tea. She comes to supper. We all listen to B.B.C. concert - Malcolme Sargent conducting ordinary performances of De Falla's 3-cornered hat - L'apres-Midi [Debussy] - Rachmaninoff 2nd concerto (Solomon - v. good) & Stravinsky L'oiseau de Feu
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John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 102. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434402559134 accessed: 17 October, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

Benjamin Britten
Composer
1913-1976

Listening to

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L'oiseau de Feu
written by Igor Stravinksy
performed by BBC Symphonic Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent
Piano Concerto No. 2
written by Sergei Rachmaninoff
performed by Solomon, BBC Symphonic Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent
Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
written by Claude Debussy
performed by BBC Symphonic Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent
Three-Cornered Hat
written by Manuel de Falla
performed by BBC Symphonic Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 March, 1932
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by gkw on Mon, 15 Jun 2015 22:09:19 +0100
Approved on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:44:36 +0100