Joseph Szigeti in Moscow - 5 October, 1937

from With strings attached- Reminiscences and reflections, 2nd edition, enlarged, page 238:

At reception given for me at VOX [Society for Cultural Relations] Jacob Flieher and Zak, prize-winning pianists, play with incredible suggestive force and brilliance. Young fiddlers Kogan, Josip Meister (12 years old), Latinsky (15 years old); Kalinovsky plays Chausson Poème, young Boussia Goldstein plays Tartini, Poldini, Dvořak enchantingly.
cite as

Joseph Szigeti, With strings attached- Reminiscences and reflections, 2nd edition, enlarged (New York, 1967), p. 238. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433270072681 accessed: 20 May, 2022

location of experience: Moscow

Listeners

Joseph Szigeti
Violinist
1892-1973

Experience Information

Date/Time 5 October, 1937
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Notes

This entry is from Szigeti’s diary, which he took with him during a trip to America after the outbreak of World War II- 1937.


Originally submitted by tlisboa on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 19:34:32 +0100
Approved on Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:21:33 +0000