Maude V. White in Heidelberg - in the beginning of the 1860's

from Friends and Memories, pages 13-14:


My last recollection of Heidelberg is a concert given by the celebrated violinist Joachim. I was taken to it as a great treat, and wore a new silk dress for the occasion. I also wore a grand little opera-cloak trimmed with swansdown. To tell the truth, I was so taken up with the unusual splendour of my appearance that I hardly listened to the music. It is an awful confession, but I am obliged to make it.


cite as

Maude V. White, Friends and Memories (London, 1914), p. 13-14. accessed: 30 May, 2024

location of experience: Heidelberg


Maude V. White

Listening to

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performance of 'Unknown' performed by Joseph Joachim

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of the 1860's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Gorwel Owen on Fri, 04 Dec 2015 15:28:00 +0000
Approved on Sat, 15 Oct 2016 17:36:46 +0100