Denis Matthews in London, England - 25 March, 1932

from In Pursuit of Music, pages 52-54:

It happened that Sir Henry [Wood] was also in charge of the only music to be heard during a much earlier Easter visit to London – a concert of extracts from Parsifal.

                Wagner […] became an essential part of my life long before I heard a note of him in the theatre.  …   more >>

cite as

Denis Matthews, In Pursuit of Music (London, 1966), p. 52-54. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1477169656413 accessed: 9 May, 2021

location of experience: London, England

Listeners

Denis Matthews
Broadcaster, Musicologist, Pianist
1919-1988

Listening to

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Parsifal
written by Richard Wagner
performed by Muriel Brunskill, Henry Wood, Harold Williams

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 March, 1932
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:54:16 +0100
Approved on Tue, 16 May 2017 14:05:49 +0100