Louis Spohr in Danzig (region) - 16 October, 1802

from Louis Spohr's Autobiography, page 29:

Herr Eck’s concert on October 16. at the Theatre, went off brilliantly. As I knew the pieces that my Instructor performed, very accurately, I undertook to lead them on the first violin. The musicians, who soon discovered how firm the young Conductor was, followed me willingly, thereby rendering the performance of the Solo player much easier; which he also thankfully acknowledged. Besides the three pieces played by Herr Eck, there was also a Symphony by Haydn, an Overture by Mozart, a pianoforte Concerto by Danzi, played by Herr Reichel, and two Arias of Cimarosa and Mozart sung by Fräulien …   more >>
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Louis Spohr, and Frederick Freedman and Longman Roberts & Green London 1865 (ed.), Louis Spohr's Autobiography, volume 1 (1969), p. 29. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1409518965514 accessed: 16 April, 2024

location of experience: Danzig (region)


Louis Spohr
Concertmaster, Violinist, Composer, Conducting

Listening to

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Concert presented by Franz Eck, including several orchestral works and arias
written by Domenico Cimarosa, Franz Danzi, Mozart
performed by Fräulien Wotruba, Herr Ciliax, Herr Reichel, Franz Eck, Louis Spohr

Experience Information

Date/Time 16 October, 1802
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:02:45 +0100
Approved on Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:41:36 +0000