John Evelyn - 27 January, 1682
After supper, came in the famous treble, Mr. Abel, newly returned from Italy; I never heard a more excellent voice; one would have sworn it had been a woman's, it was so high, and so well and skilfully managed.
John Evelyn, Diary of John Evelyn, 27 Jan. 1682. In Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, s.v. Abell, John (2004). http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1397137209835 accessed: 22 November, 2017
|Date/Time||27 January, 1682|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others|
Originally submitted by th4 on Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:40:10 +0100