Samstag, 22. 2.

Generalprobe. 1 Vorherrschender Eindruck der Sicherheit in der Faktur, ein heutigentags sicher nicht hoch genug zu schätzender Faktor. 2 Schreiben an d’Alb. 3 u. Josef Popper-Lynkeus.

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2017


Saturday, February 22

Dress rehearsal. 1 Predominant impression of sure-footedness in the production, a factor which these days is certainly not sufficiently highly appreciated. 2 I write letters to d'Albert 3 and Josef Popper-Lynkeus.

© Translation Ian Bent, 2017


Samstag, 22. 2.

Generalprobe. 1 Vorherrschender Eindruck der Sicherheit in der Faktur, ein heutigentags sicher nicht hoch genug zu schätzender Faktor. 2 Schreiben an d’Alb. 3 u. Josef Popper-Lynkeus.

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2017


Saturday, February 22

Dress rehearsal. 1 Predominant impression of sure-footedness in the production, a factor which these days is certainly not sufficiently highly appreciated. 2 I write letters to d'Albert 3 and Josef Popper-Lynkeus.

© Translation Ian Bent, 2017

Footnotes

1 Of Eugen d'Albert's music drama Tiefland, to be given its first Vienna performance at the Hofoper on February 25. See also diary for February 21, 1908.

2 This brief entry is transcribed by Federhofer in his section about Eugen d'Albert in Heinrich Schenker nach Tagebüchern ... (Hildesheim: Georg Olms, 1985), p. 67.

3 Schenker's letter or postcard is not known to survive.