Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

Event title:

Departure from the State Railway Station of the Emperor Ferdinand

Venue: Main State Railway Station [now Masarykovo nádraží]

Event type: State or civil events

Date: 07/06/1851

Season: Summer

Programme including:

General participants:
  • unspecified military music ensemble: participating ensemble
HAYDN, Franz Joseph : Austrian national hymn [anthem], vv


Bohemia 12/6/1851 reported that the His Majesty the Emperor Ferdinand had left Prague by a private train to travel to his summer residence at Ploschkowitz [Ploškovice]. An unspecified military music ensemble paraded with a company of infantry at the station and played the Volkshymn.

Summary of sources:

Bohemia, ein Unterhaltungsblatt (12/06/1851)