Sophie Augustine Leo in Paris - between at the end of 1817 and in the beginning of 1818
I regard myself as having been particularly fortunate in hearing Gossec's "O salutaris hostia" in the Royal Chapel, for even at that time Gossec was being displaced everywhere by the younger and far inferior Le Sueur.
W. Oliver Strunk and Sophie Augustine Leo, Musical Life in Paris (1817-1848): A Chapter from the Memoirs of Sophie Augustine Leo--Part I. In The Musical Quarterly, Vol. 17, No. 2 (Apr., 1931), volume Vol. 17, No. 2 (April, 1931), p. 262. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1424771596647 accessed: 2 December, 2023
location of experience: Paris
Originally submitted by mallen on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:53:17 +0000