Count Friedrich Ferdinand von Beust et al. in Belgrave Square, London - 1877

from Musings and Memories of a Musician, pages 168-170:

A wide and lucrative field of activity for instrumental virtuosos and singers there was during the spring and summer season in the many concerts with which rich people were wont to entertain their guests after dinner, and it was at one of these private soirees that, the very first year, I had a rather interesting and exciting experience. The scene was …   more >>

cite as

Georg Henschel, Musings and Memories of a Musician (London, 1918), p. 168-170. accessed: 24 April, 2024

location of experience: Belgrave Square, London


Listening to

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Recitative and aria
written by G. F. Handel
performed by Georg Henschel

Experience Information

Date/Time 1877
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 31 Oct 2017 10:58:27 +0000
Approved on Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:12:17 +0000