Thomas Ryan in Boston

from Recollections of an old musician:

On one memorable occasion Rubinstein and Wieniawski did me the honor to spend an evening at my house in Boston. A right royal musical evening it was, shared by about fifty artist and amateur guests. We made much music,—beginning with Rubinstein’s String Quintette in F, op. 57. Then we had the Rasoumoffski Quartette in F, op. 57, by Beethoven, with Wieniawski playing first violin. Then the Schumann Piano Quintette, with Rubinstein at the piano. Oh, it …   more >>

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Thomas Ryan, Recollections of an old musician (New York City, 1899). accessed: 13 June, 2024

location of experience: Boston


Thomas Ryan

Listening to

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Piano Quintette
written by Robert Schumann
performed by Rubinstein
String Quintette in F, op 57
written by Rubinstein
performed by Rubinstein
Piano Quintette
written by Robert Schumann
Polonaise in A flat, op. 53
written by Chopin
performed by Rubinstein

Experience Information

Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Mon, 07 Dec 2015 08:43:25 +0000
Approved on Tue, 16 Feb 2016 09:27:58 +0000