in Royal Festival Hall - the 1950's

from Southbank Centre Archive:

Robert Mayer children's concerts. My mother had recently died and I took my 11 year old daughter to the concert. The conductors mother had recently died and the orchestra performed Elgar's Nimrod variation in her memory. I wept silently.

cite as

Southbank Centre (ed.), Southbank Centre Archive. In Southbank Centre Archive. accessed: 5 December, 2023 (Southbank Centre Archive,

location of experience: Royal Festival Hall

Listening to

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written by Edward Elgar
performed by Robert Mayer

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1950's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Liz Ford on Mon, 12 Oct 2015 13:29:34 +0100
Approved on Wed, 09 Dec 2015 16:12:28 +0000