Ignatz Moscheles in Bonn - 13 August, 1845

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 317:

Last day of the festival, which began with Liszt's Cantata. It has much that is well thought and felt, as, e.g. the introduction of the Andante of the B major Trio, which is cleverly managed; there are also some good instrumental effects; as a whole, however, it is too fragmentary. Liszt, who was vehemently applauded, received an orchestral flourish. The Court arriving late, the Cantata was repeated, and the King made a selection from the programme of the concert, which he staid to hear. Overtures 'Egmont' and 'Coriolan' admirably conducted by Spohr. Violoncello solo, Ganz. Weber's Concert …   more >>
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Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 317. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431688518342 accessed: 16 June, 2021

location of experience: Bonn


Ignatz Moscheles
Head of Leigzig Conservertoir, Composer, Conducting, Musician […]

Listening to

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Air from Fidelio
written by Beethoven
performed by Miss Sabilla Novello
Beethoven's Concerto in E flat major
written by Beethoven
performed by Franz Liszt
Concertstruck in F minor
written by Carl Maria von Weber
performed by Madame Pleyel
Coriolan Overture Op. 62
written by Beethoven
performed by Ganz
Egmont overture
written by Beethoven, Ludwig van Beethoven
a Liszt cantata
written by Franz Liszt
a song performed by Fräulein Kratky, Franz Liszt

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 August, 1845
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by mallen on Fri, 15 May 2015 12:15:18 +0100