Sophie Augustine Leo in Paris - between at the end of 1817 and in the beginning of 1818

from Musical Life in Paris (1817-1848): A Chapter from the Memoirs of Sophie Augustine Leo--Part I, page 262:

I regard myself as having been particularly fortunate in hearing Gossec's "O salutaris hostia" in the Royal Chapel, for even at that time Gossec was being displaced everywhere by the younger and far inferior Le Sueur.
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Sophie Augustine Leo and W. Oliver Strunk, Musical Life in Paris (1817-1848): A Chapter from the Memoirs of Sophie Augustine Leo--Part I. In The Musical Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 2 (Apr., 1931), volume Vol. 17, No. 2 (April, 1931), p. 262. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1424771596647 accessed: 22 November, 2017

location of experience: Paris

Listeners

Sophie Augustine Leo
Writer
1795-

Listening to

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O salutaris hostia
written by Fran├žois-Joseph Gossec

Experience Information

Date/Time between at the end of 1817 and in the beginning of 1818
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:53:17 +0000