Dame Ethel Mary Smyth in England - between mid 19th Century and early 21st Century

from Impressions That Remained Memoirs, page 81:

The whole school, except those whose parents struck at the expense, were taken up to Mr. Kuhe's yearly Grand Benefit Concert; there for the only time in my life I heard Patti, and, strange incomprehensible fact, what struck me most was her coquettish way of trotting on to the platform, followed by a display of ecstatic surprise at the …   more >>

cite as

Dame Ethel Mary Smyth, Impressions That Remained Memoirs (New York City, 1946), p. 81. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438179818578 accessed: 19 July, 2024

location of experience: England


Dame Ethel Mary Smyth
Composer, Writer

Listening to

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Voi che sapete
written by Mozart
performed by Adelina Patti

Experience Information

Date/Time between mid 19th Century and early 21st Century
Medium live, playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, in public, solitary

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:23:38 +0100
Approved on Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:05:47 +0100