Hugh Reginald Haweis - 1880

from My Musical Life, pages 652-4:

Meanwhile, LISZT laying his hand upon my arm, we passed through the library, opening into his bed-room, and thence to a little sitting-room (the same which commanded that view of the Campagna). Here stood his grand Erard piano. "As we were talking of bells” he said, "I should like to show you an 'Angelus' which I have just written-"; and, opening the piano, he sat down. This was the moment which I …   more >>

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Hugh Reginald Haweis, My Musical Life (London, 1898), p. 652-4. accessed: 9 June, 2023


Hugh Reginald Haweis
Cleric, Writer

Listening to

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written by Franz Liszt
performed by Franz Liszt

Experience Information

Date/Time 1880
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by sp327 on Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:02:05 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:18:42 +0100