Louisa Port et al. in Bristol - between the 1790's and 1799

from Reminiscences written by Baroness de Bunsen (nee Frances Waddington) in September 1874, page 308:

As long as Aunt Louisa staid, I used to walk with her to the Bristol Cathedral on Sundays, & it was an event in my life to hear & feel the choral service—which remains enshrined without rival in memory, the impression having been strengthened occasionally when at Bath I could attend the Abbey Church:—& thus I retained a store of love & veneration through long years, for that which in another place was to produce a frame of mind so very different, when on my first return to England after long absence, in 1838, I hastened on the Sunday which was the third day after being landed in England, …   more >>
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Frances von Bunsen, Reminiscences written by Baroness de Bunsen (nee Frances Waddington) in September 1874. In Maxwell Fraser (ed.), National Library of Wales Journal, volume 11/4 (1960), p. 308. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1383054369860 accessed: 21 November, 2017

location of experience: Bristol

Listeners

Louisa Port
1778-1817
Frances von Bunsen
Writer, Painting
1791-1876

Listening to

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Anglican sacred music performed by Bristol Cathedral choir

Experience Information

Date/Time between the 1790's and 1799
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:42:49 +0000