Felix Mendelssohn et al. in London - in the middle of 1832

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 181:

Again we agree about Paganini; he has just returned to London and played in public, but no longer exercised the old charm over us. That eternal mawkishness becomes at last too much of a good thing.
cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 181. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1430063323597 accessed: 12 June, 2024

location of experience: London


Felix Mendelssohn
Organist, Composer, Conducting, Pianist
Ignatz Moscheles
Head of Leigzig Conservertoir, Composer, Conducting, Musician […]

Listening to

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performance of 'unknown music' performed by Paganini

Experience Information

Date/Time in the middle of 1832
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Sun, 26 Apr 2015 16:48:43 +0100