Lowell Mason in Munich - May, 1852
from Musical letters from Abroad, pages 131-2:
[... W]e have had the unexpected pleasure of hearing [Mad. Sontag] again in the Bavarian capital [...] In Dresden, Breslau, Hamburg, Bremen, and other places, she has met with the warmest reception; and now, in Munich, she is receiving the highest approbation that can be bestowed. Increased prices, crowded houses, wreaths, bouquets and showers of flowers, greeting her whenever she appears, all testify to the high stand which she takes as an artist I have repeatedly seen her recalled after singing, three times, and even then the delighted multitude were hardly satisfied.
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Lowell Mason, Musical letters from Abroad. In Musical Letters from Abroad (New York, 1854), p. 131-2. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448358276684 accessed: 9 December, 2022
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|performance of 'unknown music'||performed by Henriette Sontag|