Sylvia Townsend Warner in Maiden Newton - 27 July, 1950

from The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner, pages 166-167:

In the evening, Don Giovanni from Salzberg.  Ljuba Welitsch has a most exquisite slide and glide of legato in the first strain of Non mi dir, I thought that Valentine should arrive at dinner parties to the same air and sentiments.

cite as

Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Claire Harman (ed.), The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner (:London, 1995), p. 166-167. accessed: 19 April, 2024

location of experience: Maiden Newton


Sylvia Townsend Warner
Musicologist, Writer

Listening to

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Don Giovanni
written by Mozart
performed by Ljuba Welitsch

Experience Information

Date/Time 27 July, 1950
Medium broadcast

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Wed, 23 Sep 2015 12:20:31 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:28:05 +0000