Unknown woman et al. in Exford - 1942

from Bone of Contention: Life Story and Confessions, pages 213–214:

During my stay in the village, my Ode to Famous Men, for Tenor and Orchestra was performed by the B.B.C., but the then manageress of the hotel evidently did not think it or me of sufficient importance to warrant her lending me her private sitting-room wherein to hear the work in quietude.  In consequence I had to listen to it in the bar, to the …   more >>

cite as

Cyril Scott, Bone of Contention: Life Story and Confessions (London, September, 1969), p. 213–214. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1467040780240 accessed: 16 June, 2024

location of experience: Exford


Cyril Scott
Composer, Pianist, Writer

Listening to

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Songs and violin pieces
written by Cyril Scott
Ode to Famous Men
written by Cyril Scott

Experience Information

Date/Time 1942
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:19:40 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:41:42 +0100