Benjamin Britten in Lowestoft - 8 September, 1933
Also much playing of records of Mass in D.* I like them better. with a bit of careful toning down, the soloists can be made to sound more normal. But what Music! The end of the Gloria (fugue esp.) drives me potty.
John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 148. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1437418287021 accessed: 25 June, 2022
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written by Beethoven
|Date/Time||8 September, 1933|
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors, solitary|
*Beethoven Missa Solemnis, Op. 123.