Thomas Ryan in Boston - in the middle of the 1800's

from Recollections of an old musician, page 79:

 

Mr. Hatton’s versatility was great. I remember an instance of it. One Saturday night in a Musical Fund concert, he played Mendelssohn’s D-Minor Piano Concerto,—that being its first performance in Boston. Later, in the same concert, he sang some comic songs. 

cite as

Thomas Ryan, Recollections of an old musician (New York City, 1899), p. 79. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1450209205450 accessed: 29 November, 2021

location of experience: Boston

Listeners

Thomas Ryan
Musician
1827-1903

Listening to

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Mendelssohn D minor Piano Concerto
written by Felix Mendelssohn
performed by John Hatton

Experience Information

Date/Time in the middle of the 1800's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Tue, 15 Dec 2015 19:53:25 +0000
Approved on Fri, 19 Feb 2016 07:44:46 +0000