Carl Czerny in Vienna - between 1801 and 1802

from Recollections from My Life, pages 306-307:

I played the great C-major concerto by Mozart (the one that starts with chords). Beethoven soon took notice, moved close to my chair, and played the orchestral melody with his left hand whenever I had purely accompanying passages.
cite as

Ernest Sanders and Carl Czerny, Recollections from My Life. In The Musical Quarterly, Vol.42, No. 3 , volume 42 (July, 1956), p. 306-307. accessed: 2 December, 2021

location of experience: Vienna


Carl Czerny
Historian, Theorist, Composer, Pianist […]

Listening to

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Mozart's C major concerto
written by Mozart
performed by Beethoven

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1801 and 1802
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by mallen on Fri, 29 May 2015 09:00:52 +0100