Joseph Szigeti in Hungary - 1908

from With strings attached- Reminiscences and reflections, 2nd edition, enlarged, pages 38-39:

This Popper Jubilee brings to mind another celebration, this time in honor of my master Hubay’s fiftieth birthday in 1908. During the preceding few years I had been extensively concertizing in England, making many trips to the Continent between my English tours; and now I came home specially to bring my tribute to the master whose worth had been revealed to me in ever-increasing degree during those years, paralleling my generally maturing outlook. / This concert- like the one given in honor of Leopold Auer in the twenties at Carnegie Hall- was one of those once-in-a-lifetime occasions at …   more >>
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Joseph Szigeti, With strings attached- Reminiscences and reflections, 2nd edition, enlarged (New York, 1967), p. 38-39. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432308667674 accessed: 17 January, 2022

location of experience: Hungary

Listeners

Joseph Szigeti
Violinist
1892-1973

Listening to

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Concerto all'antica
written by Hubay
performed by Steffy Geyer
Hubay’s Concerto in G minor, No. 3
written by Hubay
performed by Franz von Vecsey
Hubay's Concerto nº 1
written by Hubay
performed by Hubay
Hubay's E Major Concerto Nº 2
written by Hubay
performed by Joseph Szigeti

Experience Information

Date/Time 1908
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Originally submitted by tlisboa on Fri, 22 May 2015 16:31:07 +0100
Approved on Mon, 11 Jan 2016 18:08:18 +0000