Wednesday’s Piece

The late Sir Henry Wood walked through Knightsbridge with a friend and paused outside a fishmonger’s. He glanced at the rows of cod’s heads and said, “My God! I should be at the Albert Hall!”

John Lentell

25th April, 1969

(Sir Henry Wood was an English conductor best known for his association with London’s annual series of promenade concerts, known as the Proms)

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