Thomas Cairns Livingston Jnr. in St Andrew's Hall, Glasgow - 2 December, 1931
[The 1931 film 'Born to Love' was a melodrama set in World War I London]
Wednesday 2 December … In the afternoon Agnes & Mrs Carmichael went to the Coliseum to see & hear ‘Born to Love’ … Tommy at St Andrews Hall to hear the ‘Orpheus Choir’.
Thomas Cairns Livingston, Diaries of Thomas Cairns Livingston vol. 19. In Glasgow City Archives, number TD1969/19. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1550750713216 accessed: 18 August, 2022 (By permission of Glasgow City Archives)
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|The Orpheus Choir||performed by Glasgow Orpheus Choir|
|Date/Time||2 December, 1931|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
The acclaimed Orpheus Choir (1906-1951) founded by Hugh S. Roberton, performed a wide variety of repertoire including Scottish folk song and classical choral works; it was replaced in 1951 by the Glasgow Phoenix Choir.