Sir Herbert Oakeley in Winchester Cathedral - 1858

We afterwards paid a visit to Dr. Wesley, at Winchester, who received us very kindly, placed Willis' fine organ at our disposal, and came to the cathedral as a listener; but, on the excuse of a cut finger, would not play on that occasion. Subjects for extemporaneous fugues were mutually given and worked out. No living British organist surpassed Ouseley in this now rare art. As you…   more >>

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, p. 58. accessed: 20 July, 2024

location of experience: Winchester Cathedral


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Fugues performed by Frederick Arthur Gore Ouseley

Experience Information

Date/Time 1858
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 23 Jul 2015 08:11:14 +0100
Approved on Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:02:03 +0100