in Cheltenham - July, 1982

from Domus Diary: Cheltenham Festival 1982 , page 56:

Several members of the audiences commented that they much preferred the pure sound quality when we were playing at the far end of the dome and eventually we did most things there, compromising between the flat performing position in the centre and the raised platform position at the far end of the dome by having a flat stage at the Golden Section of the dome. The piano, a Lechleiter upright which we hired in Cheltenham, was a disappointment, and its feebleness spoiled both performances of the Ravel Trio for me who had to play it. But it looked solid and dignified, as befitting the new …   more >>
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Susan Tomes, Domus Diary: Cheltenham Festival 1982 . In Beyond the notes : journeys with chamber music (Woodbridge, 2004), p. 56. accessed: 16 June, 2024

location of experience: Cheltenham

Listening to

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written by Max Bruch
performed by Domus

Experience Information

Date/Time July, 1982
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by iepearson on Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:32:15 +0100