Anita Gabrielle Tedder in Royal Festival Hall - the 1970's

from Southbank Centre Archive:

From "Concerts Attended", an 'O' level music exam project by Anita Gabrielle Tedder (aged 15) 17 January 1970: When I was a child growing up, the music of Ray Charles was always playing in our house. My Dad was a dedicated fan, so much so that we all grew up thinking that Ray Charles was our uncle. Every time Ray came to the UK, my Dad would go, with a large crowd of other family members and friends, all devoted fans. When I was 14, it was deemed that the time was right for me to be allowed to attend my first 'grown up' concert. I was so excited, it must have been 1975 I think. It was …   more >>

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Southbank Centre (ed.), Southbank Centre Archive. In Southbank Centre Archive. accessed: 15 April, 2024 (Southbank Centre Archive,

location of experience: Royal Festival Hall


Anita Gabrielle Tedder

Listening to

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performance of 'unknown' performed by Ray Charles

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1970's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Ivan Hewett on Tue, 10 Feb 2015 22:24:12 +0000
Approved on Tue, 26 Jan 2016 12:02:32 +0000