Hermann Klein in London - 1871

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 27-8:

Marietta Alboni, Contessa di Pepoli, the most famous contralto of the nineteenth century, was another of the unwilling exiles who found a home in London in 1871. I then heard her sing on two occasions. The first time was in the “Messe Solennelle" of her beloved teacher and friend, Rossini, which the master had rescored for full …   more >>

cite as

Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 27-8. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438162931556 accessed: 18 July, 2024

location of experience: London


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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Messe Solennelle
written by Rossini
performed by Marietta Alboni

Experience Information

Date/Time 1871
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:42:12 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:04:03 +0100