Lowell Mason in Düsseldorf - 1 August, 1852

from Musical letters from Abroad, pages 176-7:

When the societies had assembled in the large hall of the “Rath-haus,” they were addressed by the “Burgermeister,” (Mayor) who, in a short speech, bid the singers welcome to the town. He met an immediate response, in the three times “Hurrah for Dusseldorf,” which the assembled singers immediately raised, and in which they were joined by the multitude without, in cheering loud and long. As soon as silence was restored, the President of the “Concordia” Society from Bonn, replied to the speech of the Mayor, in the name of the assembled multitude.…   more >>

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Lowell Mason, Musical letters from Abroad. In Musical Letters from Abroad (New York, 1854), p. 176-7. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448659006435 accessed: 29 November, 2021

location of experience: Düsseldorf

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Lowell Mason
Musician, Composer
1792-1872

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Experience Information

Date/Time 1 August, 1852
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by acusworth on Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:16:46 +0000
Approved on Fri, 17 Mar 2017 20:13:46 +0000