in Royal Festival Hall - the 1950's

from Southbank Centre Archive:

Beecham playing lollipops - fun and laughing as opposed to sombre Klemperer, Karajan, Furtwängler, etc. Beecham winking at Denis [Dennis] Brain after some extatic horn playing.

cite as

Southbank Centre (ed.), Southbank Centre Archive. In Southbank Centre Archive. accessed: 29 February, 2024 (Southbank Centre Archive,

location of experience: Royal Festival Hall

Listening to

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Various performed by Sir Thomas Beecham, Dennis Brain

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1950's
Medium live
Listening Environment in public

Originally submitted by Liz Ford on Wed, 16 Sep 2015 17:06:27 +0100
Approved on Tue, 08 Dec 2015 18:14:38 +0000