Beth Britten et al. in London - 14 November, 1932
from Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938, page 123:
Beth & I go back to dinner with the Bridges. Listen to a faked per. of Petrouchka by Beecham - within an inch of a collapse all the time.* Back by 11.30.
John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 123. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1435010352351 accessed: 26 March, 2023
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written by Igor Stravinksy
|performed by Sir Thomas Beecham, London Philharmonic Orchestra|
|Date/Time||14 November, 1932|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
*A performance given by the London Philharmonic Orchestra and broadcast live from the Queen's Hall - a Royal Philharmonic Society concert that also included Strauss's Macbeth and Boccherini's Third Symphony.
Originally submitted by gkw on Mon, 22 Jun 2015 22:59:12 +0100
Approved on Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:22:54 +0100