Ignatz Moscheles in Westminster Abbey - 28 June, 1838

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 249:

Everything was imposing, but most of all Handel's chorus 'Zadock the Priest,' and his 'Hallelujah,' which moved one almost to tears.
cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 249. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1430816861704 accessed: 19 May, 2021

location of experience: Westminster Abbey

Listeners

Ignatz Moscheles
Head of Leigzig Conservertoir, Composer, Conducting, Musician […]
1794-1870

Listening to

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Hallelujah Chorus
written by George Frideric Handel
Zadok the Priest
written by George Frideric Handel

Experience Information

Date/Time 28 June, 1838
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

The Coronation of Queen Victoria.


Originally submitted by mallen on Tue, 05 May 2015 10:07:41 +0100