Alexander Mackenzie in Edinburgh - the 1850's
from A Musician's Narrative , page 8:
Of a somewhat later date is the recollection of a black-maned head swaying over a violin. August Manns' eccentric movements while playing or conducting were not "arrived at," as was occasionally suggested, but natural to the man.
Alexander Mackenzie, A Musician's Narrative (London, 1927), p. 8. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431096070376 accessed: 24 September, 2023
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|performance of 'Unknown'||performed by August Manns|
Originally submitted by gkw on Fri, 08 May 2015 15:41:10 +0100
Approved on Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:59:15 +0100