Benjamin Britten in Lowestoft - 30 July, 1934
After they go I listen to Act III of Tristan from Vienna (the Salzburg Festival).* It doesn't come over at all well.
John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 218. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438164953076 accessed: 12 August, 2022
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Tristan und Isolde
written by Richard Wagner
|performed by Toscanini|
|Date/Time||30 July, 1934|
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors, solitary|
*A Salzburg Festival production, conducted by Toscanini.