Amy Fay in Weimar - July, 1873

from Music-Study in Germany: The Classic Memoir of the Romantic Era, page 240:

Another evening I was there about twilight and Liszt sat at the piano looking through a new oratorio, which had just come out in Paris upon "Christus," the same subject that his own oratorio was on. He asked me to turn for him, and evidently was not interested, for he would skip whole pages and begin again, here and there

cite as

Amy Fay, Music-Study in Germany: The Classic Memoir of the Romantic Era (2011), p. 240. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1424859983020 accessed: 17 September, 2021

location of experience: Weimar

Listeners

Amy Fay
Pianist
1844-1928

Listening to

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Christus performed by Franz Liszt

Experience Information

Date/Time July, 1873
Medium live
Listening Environment in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:26:23 +0000
Approved on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:11:27 +0100