Hugh Reginald Haweis - August, 1876

from My Musical Life, pages 506-7:


The performance of the Rheingold will live long in my memory, as the extreme realisation of weird beauty steeped in atmosphere such as may be in some other planet, flushed with sunset or moonrise. This music is like a land of dreams, into which the…   more >>

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Hugh Reginald Haweis, My Musical Life (London, 1898), p. 506-7. accessed: 6 December, 2023


Hugh Reginald Haweis
Cleric, Writer

Listening to

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Das Rheingold
written by Richard Wagner

Experience Information

Date/Time August, 1876
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:37:39 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:27:25 +0100