Baroness von Bunsen - 31 December, 1849

from Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her daughter-in-law Mary Louisa, 1 Jan. 1850, page 130:

Yesterday evening we were a happy quiet party together, awaiting the sound of the midnight clock, succeeded by a melodious peal from churches far and near, under the bright moonlight. Ernest sang ‘Lord, what is man ’— and all sang Nun danket alle Gott.
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Baroness von Bunsen, Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her daughter-in-law Mary Louisa, 1 Jan. 1850. In Augustus Hare (ed.), The Life and Letters of Frances Baroness Bunsen, volume 1 (London, 1879), p. 130. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1383045805639 accessed: 2 December, 2021

Listeners

Baroness von Bunsen
Painting, Writer
1791-1876

Listening to

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Lord, what is man performed by Ernest Bunsen
Nun danket alle Gott
written by Bach
performed by Ernest Bunsen

Experience Information

Date/Time 31 December, 1849
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:27:32 +0000