in Paris - March, 1887

from Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860), page 335:

Great things are said here of Saint-Saens' Symphony in G minor. It has been given in London, I believe. What do you know about it? It was played three times at the Conservatoire with enthusiastic success, and declared to be his masterpiece.
cite as

Halle, and Marie Hallé and Charles E Halle (ed.), Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860) (London, 1896), p. 335. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1429182457283 accessed: 23 September, 2017

location of experience: Paris

Listening to

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Symphony in G minor
written by Saint-Saens

Experience Information

Date/Time March, 1887
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:07:37 +0100
Approved on Sat, 24 Oct 2015 12:01:47 +0100