Hugh Reginald Haweis in Brighton Town Hall - the 1850's

from My Musical Life, page 39:

I was at this time about sixteen and a member of the Brighton Symphony Society. We played the symphonies of the old masters to not very critical audiences in the Pavilion, and I have also played in the Brighton Town Hall. It was at these meetings I first fell in with OURY. I noticed a little group in the ante-room on one of the rehearsal nights; they were chattering round a …   more >>

cite as

Hugh Reginald Haweis, My Musical Life (London, 1898), p. 39. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1437671604320 accessed: 19 August, 2022

location of experience: Brighton Town Hall

Listeners

Hugh Reginald Haweis
Cleric, Writer
1839-1901

Listening to

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Improvised violin music
written by Antonio James Oury
performed by Antonio James Oury

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1850's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:13:25 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:37:24 +0100