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Autograph letter signed, dated : Leipzig, 3 January 1841, to [Eduard Otto], 1841 Jan. 3.

Author: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy; Eduard Otto; Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material
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Sending him a copy of a score that has been published for the piano and will probably later be published in full score, adding that he doubts that people will like it but that because he loves it he is sending it as a gift, reporting that he has recovered from his recent serious illness, saying that he has decided never to take a theatre job and therefore declines the conductorship in Brunswick but would very much  Read more...
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Named Person: Louis Spohr; Carl Gottlieb Reissiger; Carl Gottlieb Reissiger; Louis Spohr
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy; Eduard Otto; Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library)
OCLC Number: 270582240
Description: 1 item (4 p.) ; (4to)

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Sending him a copy of a score that has been published for the piano and will probably later be published in full score, adding that he doubts that people will like it but that because he loves it he is sending it as a gift, reporting that he has recovered from his recent serious illness, saying that he has decided never to take a theatre job and therefore declines the conductorship in Brunswick but would very much like to have an opera of his performed, saying that he never reads the musical papers and that he (or rather his father) made it his rule never to write in public, that he has also stopped umpiring musical contests, giving his reasons, mentioning Spohr, Reissiger, etc., etc.

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