Audience at school concert in Shrewsbury School - the 1910's

from Two Men: A Memoir, page 29:

At King's he [Malcolm White] was a voluntary member of the choir for several years. Till Shrewsbury won the first place in his heart, Cambridge was to him the home of all that made life best worth living. He left it with a knowledge of men, and a mind awake to innumerable interests. Not least of its gifts to him was the power to take part in a string quartet, often at first sight, with confidence and skill. He had a great memory for tunes, and could remember without hesitation a passage which he had only once heard, and that some years before. Many will remember his solo from the …   more >>
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Hugh Howson, Two Men: A Memoir (1919), p. 29. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1435164581834 accessed: 24 November, 2020

location of experience: Shrewsbury School

Listeners

Listening to

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The Mastersingers
written by Richard Wagner
performed by Malcolm White
Violin sonatas
written by Beethoven
performed by Malcolm White

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1910's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by sp327 on Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:49:42 +0100
Approved on Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:20:38 +0000