Sophie Augustine Leo in Paris - between 1824 and 1825
The operas of 1824, Léocadie and Le concert à la cour, were less impressive, but in 1825 Le maçon atoned again for earlier disappointments. One acknowledged the unusual merit of the apt libretto and the impossibility of finding a second dramatist to equal Scribe.
Sophie Augustine Leo and W. Oliver Strunk, Musical Life in Paris (1817-1848): A Chapter from the Memoirs of Sophie Augustine Leo--Part II. In The Musical Quarterly, volume Vol. 32, No. 2 (April, 1946), p. 394. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1425290257145 accessed: 26 September, 2017
location of experience: Paris
Originally submitted by mallen on Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:57:37 +0000