Ignatz Moscheles in Paris - 1839

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 259:

We [...] heard the 'Huguenots' for the first time; it is a great, nay, Meyerbeer's greatest work, and it produced a powerful effect upon me.
cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 259. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1430904666952 accessed: 22 January, 2021

location of experience: Paris

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Les Huguenots
written by Giacomo Meyerbeer

Experience Information

Date/Time 1839
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Wed, 06 May 2015 10:31:07 +0100