Hermann Klein in St. George's Hall, London - 1882

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, page 132:

At that same rehearsal Gounod did an unusual amount of singing. The solo vocalists comprised what the new critic of the “Times” Dr. Francis Hueffer, was then fond of describing as the “representative English quartet”— Albani, Patey, Edward Lloyd, and Santley; nor have I forgotten how exquisitely William H. Cummings (now principal of the Guildhall …   more >>

cite as

Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 132. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438251999106 accessed: 20 May, 2024

location of experience: St. George's Hall, London


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

Listening to

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The Redemption
written by Charles Gounod
performed by Edward Lloyd, Charles Gounod, Charles Santley, Emma Albani, Janet Monach Patey

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 11:26:39 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:44:40 +0100