John Marsh in Gosport - in the beginning of 1768

from journal entry, page 48:

As we were also now & then join'd by some other amateurs we had sometimes very respectable concerts, both at Weovill & at Mr Wafers [sic], which I believe nobody enjoyed more than I did or was more disappointed at any Friday or Saturday evening passing off without a concert, which was sometimes the case, particularly on Saturdays, as I never went to Mr Wafers but on his sending to let me know some one at least of our performers was come, as the Phillips's did not attend his concerts & those from the other side of the water were frequently prevented from coming over by windy weather, of which …   more >>
cite as

John Marsh, journal entry. In John Marsh, and Brian Robins (ed.), journal entry, volume - (Stuyvesant, New York, 1998), p. 48. accessed: 21 September, 2017

location of experience: Gosport


John Marsh
Gentleman, Writer, Music criticism, Composer […]

Listening to

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sonatas by Humphry
written by John Humphries
performed by Mr Wafer, John Marsh
sonata by Corelli
written by Arcangelo Corelli
performed by Mr Wafer, John Marsh
sonatas by Boyce
written by William Boyce
performed by Mr Wafer, John Marsh

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of 1768
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in private, in the company of others

Originally submitted by iepearson on Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:47:41 +0000