Lowell Mason in St Thomas' Church, Leipzig - February, 1852

from Musical letters from Abroad, page 53:

I have heard fine pieces performed by the choir, by Bach, who was formerly organist here; and they sometimes sing Palestrina; motettes by Mozart, Haydn, and other modern authors, are often done.

cite as

Lowell Mason, Musical letters from Abroad. In Musical Letters from Abroad (New York, 1854), p. 53. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448281071558 accessed: 21 October, 2021

location of experience: St Thomas' Church, Leipzig

Listeners

Lowell Mason
Musician, Composer
1792-1872

Listening to

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unknown motets
written by Johann Sebastian Bach, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Mozart, Joseph Haydn

Experience Information

Date/Time February, 1852
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by acusworth on Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:17:51 +0000
Approved on Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:11:54 +0000