Manuel Patricio Rodriguez Garcia et al. - 1877

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, page 83:

If the “Deutsches Requiem" opened the eyes of German music-lovers, it was assuredly the symphony in C minor that awakened English ears to a just and worthy estimate of the gifts of the Hamburg composer. The impression created at Cambridge was to spread within a few years over the entire kingdom. “What a masterpiece for a first …   more >>

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Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 83. accessed: 14 July, 2024


Manuel Patricio Rodriguez Garcia
Muscial inventor, Vocal pedagogue, Singing
Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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Symphony No. 1 in C minor
written by Brahms
performed by Cambridge University Musical Society, Sir Charles Villiers Stanford

Experience Information

Date/Time 1877
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by sp327 on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:21:50 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:25:14 +0100