Benjamin Lumley - 15 April, 1849

from Reminiscences of the Opera, pages 243-4:

In the meanwhile, one step had already been taken by Mademoiselle Lind, in retractation of her resolution to appear no more upon the boards of a theatre. After considerable discussion between the gentleman with whom the future destiny of the young singer was then under- stood to be linked, and myself — the stipulation that the concerts in which she was to take part, should …   more >>

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Benjamin Lumley, Reminiscences of the Opera (London, 1864), p. 243-4. accessed: 4 June, 2023


Benjamin Lumley
Opera manager, Solicitor

Listening to

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The Magic Flute
written by Mozart, Amadeus Mozart
performed by Jenny Lind

Experience Information

Date/Time 15 April, 1849
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Wed, 05 Aug 2015 11:36:51 +0100
Approved on Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:27:57 +0100