Hermann Klein in Her Majesty's Opera House, London - 1882

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 124-5:

Eighteen hundred and eighty-two was London's great Wagner year. Hitherto we had been slowly paving the way only. Now, with almost startling suddenness, the metropolis found itself the scene of two weighty enterprises which were destined to give an even stronger fillip to the spread of the Bayreuth master's art than his own visit in 1877. To be candid, the double dose, taken …   more >>

cite as

Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 124-5. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438250592994 accessed: 20 May, 2024

location of experience: Her Majesty's Opera House, London


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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The Ring Cycle
written by Richard Wagner
performed by Albert Niemann, Caroline Unger, Hedwig Reicher-Kundermann, Heinrich Vogl, Lilli Lehmann, Max Karl Schlosser, Therese Vogl, Anton Sedll

Experience Information

Date/Time 1882
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:03:13 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:46:55 +0100