Charles Halle in Hagen - the 1820's

from Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860) , page 5:

About ten subscription concerts were given every winter by the 'Concordia' Society, the orchestra of which consisted of professionals and amateurs, about forty in number, and was conducted by my father.There was also a ' Gesang-Yerein,' which met once a week the whole year through, with the exception of two summer months, and of which my father had also the direction. With the help of this society a few concerts were given in the summer for the performance of some oratorios, a kind of small festival to which the public flocked from all the neighbouring towns. To these societies I owe my …   more >>

cite as

Charles Halle, and Marie Hallé and Charles E Halle (ed.), Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860) (London, 1896), p. 5. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1426866472178 accessed: 29 January, 2022

location of experience: Hagen

Listeners

Charles Halle
Conducting, Pianist
1819-1895

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1820's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:47:52 +0000
Approved on Sat, 17 Oct 2015 17:38:32 +0100