Ignatz Moscheles in Dresden - between 1816 and 1821

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 22:

I find the effect of the Mass grand [...] twenty violins, six violas, four basses and violoncellos, with but one only of each of the wind instruments, with the exception of the four bassoons, the leading solos sung by Sassaroli.

cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 22. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1426859941632 accessed: 4 December, 2021

location of experience: Dresden


Ignatz Moscheles
Head of Leigzig Conservertoir, Composer, Conducting, Musician […]

Listening to

hide composers
A mass
written by Bach
performed by Sassaroli

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1816 and 1821
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:59:01 +0000