Frances von Bunsen - April, 1847
On Thursday we had the great pleasure of a visit from Mendelssohn—who, having no evening to spare, came to luncheon, and afterwards played to us magnificently. He also accompanied Ernest in some songs, and never did his voice sound so perfect.
Frances von Bunsen, Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her mother Mrs Waddington, 1 May 1847. In Augustus Hare (ed.), The Life and Letters of Frances Baroness Bunsen, volume 2 (London, 1879), p. 98. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1383322201588 accessed: 21 November, 2017
Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:08:22 +0000