Benjamin Britten in London - 30 March, 1932

from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 103:

In aft. rewrite a bit of quartet & also listen to wireless (Bournemouth) Beethoven Concerto (Syble Eaton - disgraceful). & Bràhms-Haydn Variations. Go for long walk after tea.
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John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 103. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434482535190 accessed: 19 September, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

Benjamin Britten
Composer
1913-1976

Listening to

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Variations on a Theme by Haydn
written by Brahms
unspecified Beethoven concerto
written by Beethoven
performed by Syble Eaton

Experience Information

Date/Time 30 March, 1932
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by gkw on Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:22:15 +0100
Approved on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:43:44 +0100