Alexander Ewing in London - 3 May, 1876

from Impressions That Remained Memoirs, pages 126-127:

My dear Miss Smyth, - Here followeth some account of Rubinstein's first recital.

We had made special arrangements of our classes at the Academy to admit of our going to this one; so, when pianoforte class was over, Franklin Taylor and I started off together, and I swept him at my usual rapid pace down Regent Street, being anxious not to lose one of the great man's notes. […]

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Dame Ethel Mary Smyth, Impressions That Remained Memoirs (New York City, 1946), p. 126-127. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438182681450 accessed: 1 July, 2022

location of experience: London

Listeners

Alexander Ewing
Composer
1830-1895

Listening to

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Bach Fugues
written by Bach
performed by Rubinstein
Bach Preludes
written by Bach
performed by Rubinstein

Experience Information

Date/Time 3 May, 1876
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:11:21 +0100
Approved on Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:36:40 +0100