Dr William Spark in Zweites Theater, Dresden - in the middle of the 1870's

from Musical Reminiscences Past and Present, page 27:

Finding that Weber’s opera, or rather drama, Preciosa, was to be given in the evening at the “ Zweites Theater,” I proceeded there, and found the prices of admission to range from fifteen pence to three pence. Taking a reserved stall, I witnessed an excellent representation of this celebrated work with no little satisfaction. The orchestra was not …   more >>

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Dr William Spark, Musical Reminiscences Past and Present (1892), p. 27. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1468767102086 accessed: 27 November, 2021

location of experience: Zweites Theater, Dresden

Listeners

Dr William Spark
Composer, Organist, Teacher
1825-1897

Listening to

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Preciosa
written by Weber
performed by Fraulein Hartmann

Experience Information

Date/Time 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, 17 Jul 2016 15:51:42 +0100
Approved on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 20:20:46 +0100