Benjamin Britten in Lowestoft - 4 February, 1934

from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 199:

Walk with dog before listening to the Rothschild Quart. from Vienna* playing F.B.'s 3 Idylls - not to well - at 4.10.

cite as

John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 199. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1437906574143 accessed: 26 September, 2021

location of experience: Lowestoft

Listeners

Benjamin Britten
Composer
1913-1976

Listening to

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Three Idylls
written by Frank Bridge
performed by Fritz Rothschild, Rothschild Quartet

Experience Information

Date/Time 4 February, 1934
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Notes

*The Viennese string quartet led by Fritz Rothschild, formerly a member of the Kolisch Quartet.


Originally submitted by gkw on Sun, 26 Jul 2015 11:29:34 +0100
Approved on Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:38:33 +0100