John Marsh in Romsey - April, 1769

from journal entry, page 64:

Here I met Capt Hooke who play'd the bass prettily enough, but as he profess'd not to like Corelli's sonatas, of which we play'd some I form'd no very high opinion of his judgement as a violoncello player w'ch part in Corelli's is at least of equal consequence with the first fiddle part...
cite as

John Marsh, journal entry. In John Marsh, and Brian Robins (ed.), journal entry, volume - (Stuyvesant, New York, 1998), p. 64. accessed: 23 November, 2017

location of experience: Romsey


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

Listening to

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Sonatas by Corelli
written by Arcangelo Corelli
performed by Captain Hooke, John Marsh

Experience Information

Date/Time April, 1769
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in private, in the company of others

Originally submitted by iepearson on Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:53:54 +0000