Louis Spohr in Vienna - in the beginning of 1815
from Louis Spohr's Autobiography, page 201:
Pixis, was not so fortunate with his opera, the “Zauberspruch”. That was swamped by the badness of the libretto, nor could the music keep it above water, although it had, also, many successful “numbers”.
Louis Spohr, and Frederick Freedman and Longman Roberts & Green London 1865 (ed.), Louis Spohr's Autobiography, volume 1 (1969), p. 201. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1416182779930 accessed: 9 August, 2022
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Opera 'Der Zauberspruch'
written by Johann Peter Pixis
|performed by Louis Spohr|
|Date/Time||in the beginning of 1815|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|
Originally submitted by tlisboa on Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:06:20 +0000
Approved on Tue, 23 Feb 2016 12:36:02 +0000