Hermann Klein - June, 1887

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 224-7:

The proudest night of the month for Harris was that on which he revived “Les Huguenots” with a splendid cast, and in such fashion as to make old habitues declare that “the son had beaten the father at his own game." Imagine Jean de Reszke at this time as Raoul! Always remarkable for its refinement, distinction, and passionate warmth, his impersonation was just …   more >>

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Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 224-7. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438424184434 accessed: 21 April, 2024


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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Les Huguenots
written by Giacomo Meyerbeer
performed by Jean de Reszke, Nordica

Experience Information

Date/Time June, 1887
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Sat, 01 Aug 2015 11:16:24 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:28:16 +0100