Benjamin Britten - 27 January, 1935
After they go listen to what seems a fine perf. by B.B.C. orch. under Oskar Fried (tho' without the suavity & rhythm of the Wien Phil) of Mahler's wonderful 9th Symphony. I could listen to this for hours. The end is really very moving.
John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 245. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438268739615 accessed: 27 September, 2021
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written by Gustav Mahler, Gustav Mahler
|performed by Oskar Fried, BBC Symphonic Orchestra|
|Date/Time||27 January, 1935|
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors, solitary|