Ignatz Moscheles in Gewandhaus - 1856

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 392:

Ernst Pauer is here, a star in our musical firmament; with his light touch and light heart, he is very sympathetic to us. His stay of eight-and-forty hours was much too short for us; but how can a great London professional devote more time to an appearance at the Gewandhaus? In Beethoven's 'Concerto in G,' he developed his full technical powers, and I was much interested to find that Haslinger has allowed him to copy the original Manuscript Cadenzas by Beethoven which he had lent me on a former occasion, although he would never publish them. I do not think them up to the exalted level of the …   more >>
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Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 392. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432485881059 accessed: 22 February, 2024

location of experience: Gewandhaus


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

Listening to

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Beethoven's Concerto in G
written by Beethoven
performed by Ernst Pauer
a Beethoven Cadenza
written by Beethoven
performed by Ernst Pauer

Experience Information

Date/Time 1856
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Sun, 24 May 2015 17:44:41 +0100