Lionel Tertis in Dartington - between 1954 and 1957

from My Viola and I: a complete autobiography / Lionel Tertis, page 104:

The annual four weeks of summer music-making at Dartington from 1954 to 1957 were a source of most pleasurable satisfaction to me, not only my coaching of chamber music classes of amateurs musicians whose love of music was so enthusiastically genuine, but particularly the evening concerts seven times a week, with tip-top programmes by tip-top artists, which somehow or other William Glock miraculously provided. The delightful concert hall was crammed from floor to – I was going to say ceiling, for there were benches arranged in tiers half-way up the walls all around the auditorium. Two of …   more >>
cite as

Lionel Tertis, My Viola and I: a complete autobiography / Lionel Tertis (Great Britain, 1974), p. 104. accessed: 25 May, 2024

location of experience: Dartington


Lionel Tertis

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1954 and 1957
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public


Originally submitted by tlisboa on Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:51:59 +0000
Approved on Tue, 12 Jan 2016 14:33:01 +0000