11. Schön, –7°.

— Abends die Missa solemnis unter Furtwängler (Generalprobe); {3440} der Dirigent nicht gut zu sehen, was zu hören war entsprach zwar den Anforderungen Beethovens (nach Möglichkeit), ergab dennoch aber keinen günstigen Eindruck, woran vor allem Beethoven selbst Schuld trägt.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

11, fair weather, –7°.

— In the evening, the Missa solemnis conducted by Furtwängler (dress rehearsal); {3440} the conductor could not be seen well; what there was to hear corresponded, to be sure, to Beethoven's demands (as far as possible), yet made no favorable impression – for which Beethoven himself is principally to blame.

© Translation William Drabkin.

11. Schön, –7°.

— Abends die Missa solemnis unter Furtwängler (Generalprobe); {3440} der Dirigent nicht gut zu sehen, was zu hören war entsprach zwar den Anforderungen Beethovens (nach Möglichkeit), ergab dennoch aber keinen günstigen Eindruck, woran vor allem Beethoven selbst Schuld trägt.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

11, fair weather, –7°.

— In the evening, the Missa solemnis conducted by Furtwängler (dress rehearsal); {3440} the conductor could not be seen well; what there was to hear corresponded, to be sure, to Beethoven's demands (as far as possible), yet made no favorable impression – for which Beethoven himself is principally to blame.

© Translation William Drabkin.