Benjamin Britten in London - 5 June, 1932

from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 106:

Walk with Beth after supper, & listen to Kutcher St. Quartet playing, raggedly, Haydn G min (74. no 3) & Brahms A min.* Sarah Fischer also sings.
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John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 106. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434486250183 accessed: 26 October, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

Benjamin Britten
Composer
1913-1976

Listening to

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String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51 No. 2
written by Johannes Brahms
performed by Kutcher String Quartet
String Quartet No. 59 in G minor, 'The Riddler', Op. 74 No. 3 (Hob.III:74)
written by Joseph Haydn
performed by Kutcher String Quartet
unspecified vocal music performed by Sarah Fischer

Experience Information

Date/Time 5 June, 1932
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in private, indoors

Notes

*Haydn String Quartet No. 59 in G minor, 'The Riddler', Op. 74 No. 3 (Hob.III:74); Brahms String Q2artet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51 No. 2.


Originally submitted by gkw on Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:24:10 +0100
Approved on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:41:27 +0100