Louis Spohr in Duchy of Brunswick - 1798

from Louis Spohr's Autobiography, page 12:

The presence of two foreign violinists who at this time visited Brunswick, produced also a favourable influence upon me. These were Seidler, and the boy Pixis. The former impressed me by his beautiful tone and his pure playing, the latter by his execution, which for his years, was extraordinary.
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Louis Spohr, and Frederick Freedman and Longman Roberts & Green London 1865 (ed.), Louis Spohr's Autobiography, volume 1 (1969), p. 12. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1409516507366 accessed: 26 February, 2024

location of experience: Duchy of Brunswick


Louis Spohr
Concertmaster, Violinist, Composer, Conducting

Listening to

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Foreign violinists in Brunswick performed by Friedrich Wilhelm Pixis, Markus Seidler

Experience Information

Date/Time 1798
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, in public

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:21:47 +0100
Approved on Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:46:10 +0000