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Mossback's Northwest

Sir Thomas Beecham's Seattle "Dustbin" | Bites

Mossback's Northwest

Sir Thomas Beecham's Seattle "Dustbin" | Bites

1m 30s

Wealthy English aristocrat and musician Sir Thomas Beecham came to Seattle during WWII to be the Seattle Symphony's conductor for two years. Outspoken and fiery in temperament, he made a statement about Seattle's artistic life that stings citizens even today.

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