Hermann Klein in Her Majesty's Opera House, London - July, 1880

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 152-3:

Interest was keenly excited by the production at Her Majesty's, in July, 1880, of Boito's “Mefistofele." The work had been much talked of since its revival, in revised form, at Bologna in 1875, and Mr. Mapleson took creditable pams to mount it in such fashion that there should be few looijholes for criticism. Truth to tell, it was an exceedingly good representation all …   more >>

cite as

Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 152-3. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438259777575 accessed: 9 August, 2022

location of experience: Her Majesty's Opera House, London


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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written by Arrigo Boito
performed by Christina Nilsson, Italo Campanini, Joseph Patrick Nannetti, Zelia Trebelli-Bettini

Experience Information

Date/Time July, 1880
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:36:17 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:40:40 +0100