Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

Event title:

Founding festival for Josefov High School [Gründungsfest der Josefstädter Hauptschule]

Venue: Josefov High School (Examinations Hall)

Event type: State or civil events

Date: 02/05/1854

Programme including performance of:

HAYDN, Franz Joseph : Austrian national hymn [anthem], vv
     • Josefov High School: vv


Der Tagesbote 3/5/1854 reported that ‘Yesterday was celebrated the Foundation-festival of the Josefov High School [Josefstädter Hauptschule] in the said Institute’s examination hall. Following a festival reading by the Director and after the singing together of the National Anthem poor school children were given a gift of money.’ 

Summary of sources:

Tagesbote aus Böhmen (03/05/1854)