Max Chop in Berlin - October, 1907

from Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908, page 308:

Thanks, and thanks once again, for sending the Piano Concerto to my dear wife. - We had heard the work here in the Blüthnersaal on Tuesday played by Prof. Schmid-Lindner under the sensitive conducting of Max Schillings. I went to the concert also as critic for the "Musikalisches Wochenblacht" and for the "Neue Zeitschrift für Musik" in Leipzig in which you will find a detailed review. It is appearing next week, I assume. / As an intimate tone-poet with a delicate, sensitive inner life you do not count on "thunderous" applause, do you? Nor was it so. But the many first-rank …   more >>

cite as

Delius, and Lionel Carley (ed.), Delius: A Life in Letters 1862-1908 (), p. 308. accessed: 14 June, 2024

location of experience: Berlin


Max Chop
Composer, Critic, Music writer

Listening to

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Delius's Piano Concerto
written by Delius
performed by Max Schillings, Schmid-Lindner

Experience Information

Date/Time October, 1907
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


Letter from Max Chop and CĂ©leste Chop-Groenevelt to Frederick Delius, Berlin, 1907.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Sun, 01 May 2016 16:48:25 +0100
Approved on Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:00:31 +0100