Documenting Teresa Carreño

Free Trade Hall (September 29, 1870)

Description

This was Carreño's debut concert in Manchester, England at the Free Trade Hall. She performed Grand Fantasia on Airs from “'Faust” (Liszt, Franz; arr. Gounod, Charles), Rondo capriccioso (Mendelssohn, Felix), Caprice polonaise (Une revue à Prague) (Carreño, Teresa). Additional artists included Madame Adelina Patti, Madame Patey, Signor Urio, Signor Delle-Sedie, Signor Foli, Signor Zoboli, and M. Strakosch (conductor). Carreño performed on an Erard piano. The concert began at 7:30 pm. Tickets were priced as follows: Boxes, £5 5s and £6 6s Reserved Seats, 10s 6d; Gallery, 5s; Body of the hall, 2s 6d.

Source

Review: Orchestra, 7 October 1870, 19.

Contributor

Kijas, Anna

Collection

Citation

“Free Trade Hall (September 29, 1870),” Documenting Teresa Carreño, accessed May 6, 2021, https://documentingcarreno.org/items/show/330.

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