Ignatz Moscheles in Leipzig - at the end of 1846

from Recent Music and Musicians, pages 328-329:

After supper we amused ourselves on two pianos, and at last had a grand improvisation together, in which Felix was so inspired that in my enthusiasm I almost forgot my own part in listening to him.

cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 328-329. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431790026329 accessed: 30 November, 2022

location of experience: Leipzig

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Improvised piano music performed by Felix Mendelssohn

Experience Information

Date/Time at the end of 1846
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by mallen on Sat, 16 May 2015 16:27:06 +0100