Hermann Klein - April, 1885

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 146-8:

The composer of “Esmeralda" had been fortunate enough to discover a new librettist in Mr. Julian Sturgis, an American litterateur unknown to fame in England, who had submitted a promising scenario upon a Russian subject. The title of the new opera was "Nadeshda." Goring Thomas devoted the best part of 1884 to writing the music, and it was announced for production at Drury Lane in April, 1885. …   more >>

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Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 146-8. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438253344818 accessed: 16 June, 2024


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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written by Arthur Goring Thomas
performed by Carol Rosa Opera Company, Josephine Yorke, Leslie Crotty, Alwina Valleria, Barton McGuckin

Experience Information

Date/Time April, 1885
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:49:05 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:42:12 +0100