Eugen Franck et al. in Leipzig - the 1860's

from Musings & memories of a musician, pages 25-26:

Well, it was in the winter of 1868 that [Eugen] Franck invited me to come and pay him a little visit, holding out to me, as a special inducement, the pleasure of meeting a young Englishman who, with his mother and two charming sisters, was spending the year in Berlin for the purpose of studying the piano under Carl Tausig. Needless to say I accepted with alacrity. The meeting between the young Englishman and me, at a supper-party arranged for the occasion by our mutual friend, developed in the course of the evening into something like an …   more >>

cite as

Georg Henschel, Musings & memories of a musician (London, 1918), p. 25-26. accessed: 24 February, 2024

location of experience: Leipzig


Eugen Franck
bass singer, bookseller, Violinist, Publishing
Georg Henschel
baritone, Composer, Conducting, Pianist

Listening to

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voice and piano performed by Frederic H. Cowen, Georg Henschel

Experience Information

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

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Tue, 12 Jan 2016 22:00:55 +0000
Approved on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 13:16:50 +0000