Ignatz Moscheles in Leipzig - 1 January, 1851

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 363:

We had the Cantata 'Ein' feste Burg,' by J. S. Bach, a grand contrapuntal work; the hautboys, trumpets, and trombones here and there effectively doubled by Rietz; Mendelssohn's beautiful '95th Psalm,' with its pathetic Canon in C minor - the whole performance a worthy inauguration of the year.
cite as

Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 363. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432128818238 accessed: 20 June, 2024

location of experience: Leipzig


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

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Ein' feste Burg
written by Johann Sebastian Bach
Mendelssohn's 95th Psalm
written by Felix Mendelssohn

Experience Information

Date/Time 1 January, 1851
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Wed, 20 May 2015 14:33:38 +0100