Wilhelm Ganz in London - 3 August, 1909

from Memories of a Musician: Reminiscences of Seventy years of Musical Life, page 340:

I THINK I ought to mention our golden wedding day, which took place on August 3rd, 1909. My wife and I had no end of handsome presents and telegrams from relations and friends, as well as bouquets of flowers and gilded laurel wreaths. In the afternoon we had a garden party in the grounds opposite our house, and snapshots were taken of us and our children as well as photographic groups. In the evening we had a family dinner-party and some music afterwards, during which Madame Blanche Marchesi and Madame Zelie de Lussan charmed us and our friends with their singing. We spent a most delightful…   more >>

cite as

Wilhelm Ganz, Memories of a Musician: Reminiscences of Seventy years of Musical Life. In Internet Archive (London, 1913), p. 340. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436521270492 accessed: 22 June, 2024

location of experience: London


Wilhelm Ganz
Accompanyist, Composer, Conducting, Teacher

Listening to

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Unspecified vocal music
written by Matteo
performed by Blanche Marchesi, Zelie de Lussan

Experience Information

Date/Time 3 August, 1909
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by sp327 on Fri, 10 Jul 2015 10:41:10 +0100
Approved on Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:15:24 +0000