Charles Burney in Milan Cathedral - 18 July, 1770, 11:00 AM
from Music, Men and Manners in France and Italy, page 47:
Charles Burney, and H. Edmund Poole (ed.), Music, Men and Manners in France and Italy (1969), p. 47. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1395761922634 accessed: 21 September, 2017
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|Plainchant||performed by Voices|
|Date/Time||18 July, 1770, 11:00 AM|
|Listening Environment||indoors, in the company of others, in public|
Burney was in Milan to research the Ambrosian chant for his General History of Music. He accessed manuscripts in the Ambrosian Library, and heard the chant itself in the Duomo.