Hermann Klein - 1886

from Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900, pages 196-7:

This beautiful work was written for and brought out at the Leeds Festival of 1886. There can be no doubt that it immensely enhanced the reputation of the composer, whose genius as a writer of comic operas had been brilliantly exemplified eighteen months before by the production of “The Mikado”. The laurels yielded by the Savoy operas were of necessity shared by Sir …   more >>

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Hermann Klein, Thirty Years of Musical Life in London, 1870-1900 (New York City, 1903), p. 196-7. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438266059280 accessed: 21 July, 2024


Hermann Klein
Music Critic, Singing Teacher, Writer

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The Golden Legend
written by Arthur Sullivan
performed by Orchestra, Singers, Arthur Sullivan

Experience Information

Date/Time 1886
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:20:59 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:30:16 +0100