Alexander Mackenzie in London - the 1860's

from A Musician's Narrative , page 48:

At the Monday "Pops" there were chances of hearing Vieuxtemps (then at the height of the fame), Arabella Goddard and Alfred Jaëll, whose rotundity of figure barely allowed his deft fingers to reach the keyboard.
cite as

Alexander Mackenzie, A Musician's Narrative (London, 1927), p. 48. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431111955661 accessed: 23 May, 2022

location of experience: London

Listeners

Alexander Mackenzie
Violinist
1847-1935

Listening to

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performance of 'Unknown' performed by Alfred Jaëll, Arabella Goddard, Henri Vieuxtemps

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1860's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by gkw on Fri, 08 May 2015 20:05:55 +0100
Approved on Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:54:02 +0100