Ignatz Moscheles in Gewandhaus - 1847

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 332:

Mendelssohn was standing by the conductor's desk in the Gewandhaus, and I had the pleasure of hearing his overture to a 'Calm sea and a prosperous voyage.'
cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 332. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431941222340 accessed: 8 December, 2021

location of experience: Gewandhaus

Listeners

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

Listening to

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overture to Calm Sea and a Prosperous Voyage
written by Felix Mendelssohn

Experience Information

Date/Time 1847
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Mon, 18 May 2015 10:27:02 +0100