Chopin in Warsaw - August, 1830
from Selected Correspondance of Fryderyck Chopin, page 50:
[Performance of Angela] Wolkow sang and acted very well indeed the role is one that she simply had to play and she hit it off perfectly. Perhaps it's the way she uses her eyes rather than her throat that will appeal to the public. Once or twice she goes up to D with purity and assurance. I don't doubt that she will be more popular than Gladkowska. The quintet went splendidly and the General [Director of the Theatres] was beaming.
Bronislaw Edward Sydow (Comp) and Chopin, and Arthur Hedley (ed.), Selected Correspondance of Fryderyck Chopin (Prescot, 1962), p. 50. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1426091140972 accessed: 8 February, 2023
Listening tohide composers
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:25:41 +0000
Approved on Fri, 16 Oct 2015 15:08:11 +0100