Usage examples for KURZ

  1. Nevertheless, Haydn, taking his stand on the deck, enjoyed his first sight of the waves, and as the spray dashed in his face he recalled with a smile how he had attempted to write the tempest music for the actor- manager Kurz. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  2. After trying a few chords he mentioned his difficulty to Kurz. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  3. He made several attempts to satisfy Kurz, but without success. – Haydn by J. Cuthbert Hadden
  4. Kurz both saw and recorded with remarkable vitality. – Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest by J. Frank Dobie
  5. Down rushed Kurz very excitedly. – The Great German Composers by George T. Ferris
  6. It happened, however, that Felix Kurz, the manager of one of the principal Viennese theatres, had lately married a beautiful woman, whose charms were the theme of conversation in fashionable circles, and it occurred to Haydn and two of his companions to serenade the lady with music of the former's own composing. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  7. Presently the door opened, and the figure of Kurz appeared, enfolded in a dressing- gown. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  8. Kurz appears to have been an admirer of what we would call " programme" music. – Haydn by J. Cuthbert Hadden
  9. Kurz, in weekly parts of 10 sheets, at the price of 12 cts. – Letters on International Copyright; Second Edition by Henry C. Carey
  10. The hall is furnished with marble and porphyry tables, and elaborate glass cases display some of the curiosities of the library,- a copy of the Gospels that belonged to the Emperor Conrad, the Suabian Kurz; a richly illuminated Apocalypse; a gorgeous missal of Charles V.; a Greek Bible, which once belonged to Mrs. Phcebus's ancestor Cantacuzene; Persian and Chinese sacred books; and a Koran, which is said to be the one captured by Don Juan at Lepanto. – Castilian Days by John Hay
  11. His first opportunity came when he made the acquaintance of one Felix Kurz, a well- known comic actor, for whom he wrote the comic opera, Der Neue Krumme Teufel. – Haydn by John F. Runciman
  12. According to an old writer, Kurz amused the public by his puns, and drew crowds to his theatre by his originality and by good opera- buffas. – Haydn by J. Cuthbert Hadden