Charlotte Moscheles in Exeter Hall - 1836
from Recent Music and Musicians, pages 230-231:
And how would you have liked a grand performance of Handel's oratorio, 'Solomon', in Exeter Hall, and immediately afterwards the dance-music of a ballroom, where we were obliged, in spite of the unpleasant contrast, to look in for an hour or so, or we should have been thought rude.
Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 230-231. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1430313003748 accessed: 7 May, 2021
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written by George Frideric Handel
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Originally submitted by mallen on Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:10:04 +0100