Hermann Klein in St Andrew's Hall, Norwich - the 1860's

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 8-9:

It was in St. Andrew's Hall, also, that I was vouchsafed as a boy the privilege of hearing, on a solitary occasion only, one of the greatest artists the world has ever possessed. I refer to Jenny Lind. The close association which existed between that gifted and noble woman and the city of Norwich is a matter of common knowledge. A bishop of…   more >>

cite as

Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 8-9. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438159538620 accessed: 17 April, 2024

location of experience: St Andrew's Hall, Norwich


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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Der Freisch├╝tz
written by Carl Maria von Weber
performed by Jenny Lind

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1860's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:45:38 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:07:03 +0100