Lady Waldegrave in Hanover Square Rooms - 14 June, 1855

from Memories of a Musician: Reminiscences of Seventy years of Musical Life, pages 77-8:

IN 1855 I thought the time had now arrived when I should give a public concert, as I had a good connection and many friends and pupils, having also made the acquaintance of many distinguished people at Lady Waldegrave's. I gave my first London concert at the old Queen's Concert Rooms in Hanover Square, on June 14th, and have given annual concerts ever since. The audience included Lady Waldegrave and many of the musical circle I had met at Nuneham. The concert was most successful, and at its close I received many congratulations. I played Weber's "Concertstuck" with quartette accompaniment …   more >>

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Wilhelm Ganz, Memories of a Musician: Reminiscences of Seventy years of Musical Life. In Internet Archive (London, 1913), p. 77-8. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436182135916 accessed: 9 May, 2021

location of experience: Hanover Square Rooms

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Concertstruck in F minor
written by Carl Maria von Weber
performed by Wilhelm Ganz

Experience Information

Date/Time 14 June, 1855
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:28:56 +0100
Approved on Mon, 16 Nov 2015 14:18:21 +0000