Miss B. et al. in (Old) Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool - the 1880's

from Bone of Contention: Life Story and Confessions, pages 31–32:

I remained unprogressively under [Miss B.’s] musical care for some two years, during which time I had the first great pianistic experience of my life; she had persuaded my mother to let her take me over to Liverpool to hear Paderewski.

                I remember that Saturday afternoon vividly.  The (old) Liverpool Philharmonic Hall – since burnt down – was filled to capacity.  It …   more >>

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Cyril Scott, Bone of Contention: Life Story and Confessions (London, September, 1969), p. 31–32. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1467028612666 accessed: 21 June, 2024

location of experience: (Old) Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool


Cyril Scott
Composer, Pianist, Writer

Listening to

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Minuet in G
written by Ignace Jan Paderewski
performed by Ignace Jan Paderewski

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1880's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:56:52 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:10:57 +0100