Dr William Spark in Hamburg - in the middle of 1870

from Musical Reminiscences Past and Present, page 3:

 

On the next day I had the pleasure of spending a few delightful musical hours at the house of my friend, where I had the opportunity of seeing and hearing what German amateurs can accomplish, and what an interest they take in the practice and cultivation of music in its highest and most enjoyable form. The family assembled in a large room, denuded of its carpet, that the musical sounds might …   more >>

cite as

Dr William Spark, Musical Reminiscences Past and Present (1892), p. 3. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1449838164849 accessed: 27 November, 2021

location of experience: Hamburg

Listeners

Dr William Spark
Composer, Organist, Teacher
1825-1897

Listening to

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Chamber music
written by Beethoven
performed by unknown performers

Experience Information

Date/Time in the middle of 1870
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Fri, 11 Dec 2015 12:49:24 +0000
Approved on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:26:08 +0100