Benjamin Britten in Lowestoft - 19 December, 1934
After dinner, have on my new Mahler Kindertodten records,* which are very lovely.
John Evans (ed.), Journeying boy : the diaries of the young Benjamin Britten 1928-1938 (:London, 2009), p. 238. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438251673967 accessed: 9 December, 2023
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written by Gustav Mahler
|performed by Berlin State Opera Orchestra, Heinrich Rehkemper, Jascha Horenstein|
|Date/Time||19 December, 1934|
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors, solitary|
*A classic recording (and one of the very first on 78s) of Mahler's orchestral song-cycle, Kindertotenlieder, sung by the German baritone, Henrich Rehkemper, with the Berlin State Opera Orchestra conducted by Jascha Horenstein.