Samuel Pepys in Guildhall, London - 29 October, 1663

from Diary of Samuel Pepys, 29 October 1663, pages 315-316:

Anon comes the Lord Mayor, who went up to the Lords and then to the other tables to bid wellcome; and so all to dinner. [...] I expected Musique, but there was none; but only trumpets and drums, which displeased me.
cite as

Samuel Pepys, Diary of Samuel Pepys, 29 October 1663. In Robert Latham and William Matthews (ed.), The diary of Samuel Pepys : a selection (London, 2003), p. 315-316. accessed: 19 April, 2024

location of experience: Guildhall, London


Samuel Pepys
Member of Parliament, Diarist, Naval officer

Listening to

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Music at the Lord Mayor's Day Dinner

Experience Information

Date/Time 29 October, 1663
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by isobel.1111 on Wed, 06 Aug 2014 00:29:45 +0100