Kenneth McPherson et al. in St Andrew's Hall, Glasgow - 17 February, 1930, at night

from Diaries of Thomas Cairns Livingston vol. 17:

Monday 17 February, Tommy got a holiday today. He went to St Andrews’s Hall at night with McPherson to hear the great pianist ‘Schnabel’.

cite as

Thomas Cairns Livingston, Diaries of Thomas Cairns Livingston vol. 17. In Glasgow City Archives, number TD1969/17. accessed: 23 April, 2024 (By permission of Glasgow City Archives)

location of experience: St Andrew's Hall, Glasgow


Kenneth McPherson
University student
Thomas Cairns Livingston Jnr.
Lecturer English Literature, Scholar

Listening to

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piano music performed by Artur Schnabel

Experience Information

Date/Time 17 February, 1930, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


Pianist, composer and teacher Artur Schnabel (1882-1851) had a son, also a pianist, Karl Ulrich Schnabel (1909-2001) whose recitals around Europe began in 1926.

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:04:51 +0000
Approved on Tue, 23 Jun 2020 10:56:11 +0100