Charles Halle in Manchester - August, 1848

from Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860) , page 37:

I had the pleasure afterwards to welcome him [Chopin] to Manchester, where he played at one of the concerts of the society called the Gentlemen's Concerts in the month of August. It was then painfully evident that his end was drawing near ; a year later he was no 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. 37. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1427195363078 accessed: 24 October, 2021

location of experience: Manchester

Listeners

Charles Halle
Conducting, Pianist
1819-1895

Experience Information

Date/Time August, 1848
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:09:23 +0000
Approved on Sat, 17 Oct 2015 19:37:02 +0100