Lionel Tertis in St James's Hall

from My Viola and I: a complete autobiography / Lionel Tertis, page 16:

I consider that I learnt to play principally through listening to virtuosi; I lost no opportunity of attending concerts to hear great artists perform. I especially remember hearing Sarasate at the old St James’s Hall playing the Mendelssohn concerto most marvellously – every note a pearl.
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Lionel Tertis, My Viola and I: a complete autobiography / Lionel Tertis (Great Britain, 1974), p. 16. accessed: 27 May, 2024

location of experience: St James's Hall


Lionel Tertis

Listening to

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Mendelssohn Concerto
written by Felix Mendelssohn
performed by Pablo de Sarasate

Experience Information

Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:13:54 +0000
Approved on Tue, 12 Jan 2016 14:29:53 +0000