Hermann Klein in Queen's Mansions, London - January, 1891

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 335-6:

Sullivan wrote “Ivanhoe," so to speak, with  his life-blood. He slaved at it steadily from May till December, and put into it only of his best.  For weeks before he finished it he was inaccessible; the Christmas of 1890 was no holiday for  him. The rehearsals had …   more >>

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Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 335-6. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438520691591 accessed: 2 March, 2024

location of experience: Queen's Mansions, London


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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Excerpts from Ivanhoe
written by Arthur Sullivan
performed by Arthur Sullivan

Experience Information

Date/Time January, 1891
Medium live
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by sp327 on Sun, 02 Aug 2015 14:04:51 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:24:40 +0100