Ignatz Moscheles in Leipzig - September, 1853

from Recent Music and Musicians, page 381:

Our friend F., with his bumptious ways, is particularly offensive to me; he, like so many others, comes to me for advice, advice meaning praise. How infinitely superior to such professionals are amateurs of the stamp of Frau B.! Her performance of my 'Concert Pathétique' was so good, that I took to playing the piece again myself.
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Ignatz Moscheles, and Charlotte Moscheles (ed.), Recent Music and Musicians (New York, 1879), p. 381. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432379234682 accessed: 23 April, 2024

location of experience: Leipzig


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

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Concert Pathétique
written by Ignatz Moscheles

Experience Information

Date/Time September, 1853
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by mallen on Sat, 23 May 2015 12:07:14 +0100