Benjamin Britten in London - 31 January, 1932, 09:15 PM

from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 98:

Barbara comes to supper. Listen to Tchaikovsky's marvellous Romeo & J.* on wireless at 9.15.
cite as

John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 98. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434293854252 accessed: 29 November, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

Benjamin Britten
Composer
1913-1976

Listening to

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Romeo and Juliet Overture
written by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
performed by BBC Symphonic Orchestra, Nikolai Malko

Experience Information

Date/Time 31 January, 1932, 09:15 PM
Medium broadcast
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Notes

*Tchaikovsky's fantasy overture Romeo and Juliet was performed by the BBC Orchestra (Section B) conducted by Nikolai Malko.


Originally submitted by gkw on Sun, 14 Jun 2015 15:57:34 +0100
Approved on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:47:15 +0100