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”.
cite as

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: 22 October, 2021

location of experience: Vienna

Listeners

Louis Spohr
Concertmaster, Violinist, Composer, Conducting
1784-1859

Listening to

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Opera 'Der Zauberspruch'
written by Johann Peter Pixis
performed by Louis Spohr

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of 1815
Medium live
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