Sylvia Townsend Warner - 3 May, 1967

from The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner, page 310:

Handel's concerto in A no. 8 transports me with that language so explicit, so consecutive, so perfectly at home in its other world of sound, as I fumble with these words.

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Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Claire Harman (ed.), The diaries of Sylvia Townsend Warner (:London, 1995), p. 310. accessed: 24 February, 2024


Sylvia Townsend Warner
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Concerto in A no. 8
written by George Frideric Handel

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Date/Time 3 May, 1967
Listening Environment solitary

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:25:47 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Dec 2015 17:01:47 +0000