in Sydney - June, 1890

from Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860) , page 382:

Both the last concerts in Sydney, on Friday and Saturday, were crowded, the one on Saturday particularly so, and will long be remembered by us. Lord and Lady Carrington, who had only returned the same afternoon, were there, and sat on the platform close to the piano. Wilma got bouquets after every one of her pieces ; but after the last, when we thought the flowery tribute exhausted, there came such a shower of them from all sides that the whole air seemed filled with roses and other splendid flowers that were thrown from the galleries, right and left, as well as from the reserved seats, many …   more >>
cite as

Charles Halle, and Marie Hallé and Charles E Halle (ed.), Life and letters of Sir Charles Hallé; being an autobiography (1819-1860) (London, 1896), p. 382. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432554445348 accessed: 20 October, 2021

location of experience: Sydney

Experience Information

Date/Time June, 1890
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Mon, 25 May 2015 12:47:25 +0100
Approved on Sun, 25 Oct 2015 07:20:01 +0000