Thomas Ryan in Boston - in the middle of the 1800's

from Recollections of an old musician, page 71:


The musicians were a splendid set. He had Bottesini, the Paganini of the contrabass, and Koenig, the great cornetist of the day, who could play with wonderful expression, his rendition of …   more >>

cite as

Thomas Ryan, Recollections of an old musician (New York City, 1899), p. 71. accessed: 26 May, 2024

location of experience: Boston


Thomas Ryan

Listening to

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Prima Donna Waltz performed by Koenig
performance of 'unknown music'

Experience Information

Date/Time in the middle of the 1800's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Tue, 15 Dec 2015 16:39:30 +0000
Approved on Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:53:36 +0000