Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

Event title:

Visit of the Emperor Franz Joseph to Karlín [Karolinenthal]

Date: 06/06/1854

Season: Summer

Programme comprising:

HAYDN, Franz Joseph : Austrian national hymn [anthem], vv
     • unspecified schoolchildren of Karlín:


Mercy’s Anzeiger 7/6/1854 published a detailed account of the visit of Franz Joseph and the Empress Elizabeth to Karlín on 6th June during their stay in Prague. In the large square in the suburb a gallery had been erected and there an ensemble of local school children organized by Chwala [Chvála] greeted the arrival of the Emperor by singing the national anthem.

Summary of sources:

Mercy's Anzeiger für Böhmen (07/06/1854)