Benjamin Britten in London - 3 October, 1933
Listen to Delius' new Idyll* in evening - judging from perf on a disgraceful wireless, this just says what D. has said so often before, & perhaps it doesn't say it as well.
John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 150. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1437498549508 accessed: 3 December, 2023
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Love is a Sickness
written by Christoph Delius
|performed by Samuel Daniel|
|Date/Time||3 October, 1933|
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors, solitary|
*Love is a Sickness (Samuel Daniel), another setting (placed first in the set) for the Three Small Songs for soprano and small orchestra (8-19 June 1931).