Henrietta Burkin in Stepney
from Memoirs of Henrietta Burkin, page 12:
Our pleasures were simple; there were plenty of parties. Mum and Dad took any excuse to have one, all birthdays, etc. The little parlour would be filled to overflowing, with Mum and Dad aften [sic] sitting in the passage looking in through the open door. I had to play a piece or two on the piano, and sometimes a German friend would play the violin (I only knew him as “Otto”). Everyone had their one … more >>
Henrietta Burkin, Memoirs of Henrietta Burkin. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:118, p. 12. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1529663427518 accessed: 27 February, 2024
Listening tohide composers
|'To be a farmer's boy'
'Two little girls in blue'
written by Paul Lannin, Vincent Youmans
|Unspecified violin music
|performed by Otto
|Unspecified piano music
|performed by Henrietta Burkin
|in the company of others, in private, indoors