Florent Schmitt in Covent Garden - 1902

from Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908, page 208:

I went to Covent-Garden a few times. The orchestra is good but the London public seems to me quite indifferent and I don't think that England is a country of the future for music.

cite as

Delius, and Lionel Carley (ed.), Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908 (), p. 208. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1461864600468 accessed: 23 October, 2021

location of experience: Covent Garden

Listeners

Florent Schmitt
Composer
1870-1958

Experience Information

Date/Time 1902
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Letter from Florent Schmitt to Frederick Delius, 1st November 1902.


Originally submitted by verafonte on Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:30:00 +0100
Approved on Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:19:14 +0100