Charles Gounod in Paris Opera House - 1892

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 263-4:

The following is the translation of a letter which Gounod addressed to Jean de Reszke in 1892 (the year of the composer's death), on the day after the tenor's appearance in the one-hundredth performance of “Romeo" at the Paris Opera:   

My dear Jean: …   more >>

cite as

Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 263-4. accessed: 9 December, 2023

location of experience: Paris Opera House


Charles Gounod

Listening to

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Romeo et Juliette
written by Charles Gounod, Berlioz
performed by Jean de Reszke

Experience Information

Date/Time 1892
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Sat, 01 Aug 2015 14:35:14 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:06:47 +0100