Richard Wingfield et al. in France - 27 May, 1520
The King [Francis] was at mass today at the Jacobins, where high mass was sung by the bishop of Amiens. At the Kings offering, the chapel, with the hautbois and sacbuts, sang and played together, "which was as melodious a noise as ever was heard".
Richard Wingfield, Letter from Sir Richard Wingfield to Cardinal Wolsey, 27 May 1520. In J. S. Brewer (ed.), Letters and Papers Foreign and Domestic in the Reign of Henry VIII, volume 3/1 (London, 1867), p. 291-292. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1386508852915 accessed: 22 November, 2017
location of experience: France
Originally submitted by th4 on Sun, 08 Dec 2013 13:20:53 +0000