Sergei Prokofiev in Saint Petersburg Conservatory - 12 May, 1910

from Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 22 May 1910, pages 162-163:

On the 2th I attended Glagoleva's and Alpers's examination performances. Frieda [Hansen] was not there at the beginning, but a little while later came in and sat near the front. I listened to Verochka's playing. It was all right, quite good, she has made progress, as I told her in a very friendly way. Then I went into the artists' room, where Lyosya was moping about before going on stage to play her number. 'I'm going out to Sestroretsk today for the start of the season,' she said. 'Why don't you come?' I was delighted. We agreed that I would come to their house at five o' clock, have …   more >>

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Sergei Prokofiev, Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 22 May 1910. In Sergey Prokofiev, and Anthony Phillips (ed.), Sergey Prokofiev diaries, volume 3 (Ithaca N.Y, 2006), p. 162-163. accessed: 21 April, 2024

location of experience: Saint Petersburg Conservatory


Sergei Prokofiev
performer, Composer, Musician

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Examination performances performed by Leonida Glagoleva, Vera Alpers

Experience Information

Date/Time 12 May, 1910
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by isobel.1111 on Sat, 14 Mar 2015 22:44:49 +0000
Approved on Tue, 05 Jun 2018 17:01:22 +0100