Dr William Spark in Berlin - mid in the middle of the 1870's

from Musical Reminiscences Past and Present, page 10:

On the afternoon of the same day I accompanied a friend to hear the usual weekly rehearsal of the members of the celebrated Berlin Singing Academy. It was a most interesting gathering of nearly eighty singers ; there seemed to be about twenty-four sopranos, twenty altos (all females), sixteen tenors, and sixteen basses. They were conducted by Professor Griel, Herr Blumner presiding at the piano. The programme …   more >>

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Dr William Spark, Musical Reminiscences Past and Present (1892), p. 10. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1468167504821 accessed: 27 November, 2021

location of experience: Berlin

Listeners

Dr William Spark
Composer, Organist, Teacher
1825-1897

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Choral Music performed by Herr Blumner, Professor Griel

Experience Information

Date/Time mid in the middle of the 1870's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Sun, 10 Jul 2016 17:18:24 +0100
Approved on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:07:41 +0100