Carl Schuricht in Dortmund - October, 1906

from Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908, pages 270-271:

How much inspiration, pure delight and joy "Sea-drift" awakened in me and left imprinted on me, I will not describe to you in more detail, but will just tell you that the mere knowledge of your physical existence has given me a source of inner warmth and joy in activity that enriches me in all my artistic undertakings. / My job in Dortmund was difficult: - as a young conductor, who had completely abandoned his career because of two years' interruption through stickness, suddenly to be put in so responsible a post (Hüttner handed the post over to me when I visited him with my …   more >>

cite as

Delius, and Lionel Carley (ed.), Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908 (), p. 270-271. accessed: 8 August, 2022

location of experience: Dortmund


Carl Schuricht
Composer, Conductor

Listening to

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Sea Drift (Delius)
written by Delius
performed by Carl Shuricht

Experience Information

Date/Time October, 1906
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


Letter from Carl Schuricht to Frederick Delius, Wiesbaden, 1906.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Sat, 30 Apr 2016 22:20:25 +0100
Approved on Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:40:39 +0100