Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881


Performance of penitential psalms

Aufführungsort: St James's Church [Kostel svatého Jakuba] (Church)

Programmsorte: Church music events

Datum: 29/03/1850 5pm

Spielzeit: Lent

Programme comprising:

  • MAÝR, Jan Nepomuk: director of ensemble
PLESCHNER, Fr. : unspecified Penitential psalms [Bußpsalmen], 4 solo vv, chorus
     • unspecified chorus:


News of this event was published by Bohemia 29/3/1850 which reported that ‘Under the leadership of Mr Mayr [Maýr], Director of the Žofín Academy, Fr. Pleschner’s Bußpsalmen [Penitential Psalms] will be sung by choir and solo [vocal] quartet in the parish church of St James.’ No further details were given of the occasion. Whether the performance was given by the Žofín Academy or by the choir of the church cannot be determined from the source.

Zusammenfassung der Quellen:

Bohemia (29/03/1850)