Tag Archives: Franz Liszt

Bygone concert venues 3: Hanover Square Rooms (II)

Our previous post on the Hanover Square Rooms left a packed house enjoying Haydn’s “military” symphony on 12th May 1794. Now we move to the new century and the second instalment which sees, amongst many others, the Concert of Ancient … Continue reading

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Walter Bache’s Liszt concerts

To accompany the Liszt exhibition currently running in the University Library and as a little extra to the recent blog post, I thought it would be interesting to look a little more closely at the volume of Walter Bache’s concert … Continue reading

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Liszt’s visits to England

While looking at material to put on display to illustrate the visits Franz Liszt made to England first as a young teenager, then when just about thirty and finally in the last year of his life as a grand old … Continue reading

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