Ignatz Moscheles in London - 1842

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 291:

He played me his Choruses from 'Antigone,' singing or humming the voice parts; even with this hearing I see plainly that the work is grand and noble. The Bacchus Chorus is in the true genuine spirit.
cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 291. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431423827166 accessed: 28 July, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Antigone
written by Felix Mendelssohn
performed by Felix Mendelssohn

Experience Information

Date/Time 1842
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by mallen on Tue, 12 May 2015 10:43:47 +0100