in Royal Festival Hall - the 2000's

from Southbank Centre Archive:

As a student, my boyfriend, who worked as a steward at the Royal Festival Hall, would sometimes sneak me into concerts. On one occasion I arrived in the middle of Patti Smith's Meltdown and was taken aback by a young harpist on the stage, her quirky but powerful voice and the sound of her harp filled the hall and it felt like the whole room was reverberating.

cite as

Southbank Centre (ed.), Southbank Centre Archive. In Southbank Centre Archive. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1446835173526 accessed: 3 December, 2022 (Southbank Centre Archive, http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/about-us/history-and-archive/southbank-centre-archive)

location of experience: Royal Festival Hall

Listening to

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Patti Smith's Meltdown Concert performed by Patti Smith

Experience Information

Date/Time the 2000's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Liz Ford on Fri, 06 Nov 2015 18:39:33 +0000
Approved on Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:29:49 +0000