in Dublin - late 18th Century

from Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, page 9:

The singers, or, as they are now called, vocalists, at these [Rotunda] concerts were numerous ; among them were a Miss Jameson, a pupil of Doctor Arne, who sung " The Soldier tired" with much applause; and Mrs. Cramer, (first wife of the celebrated leader, and mother of John Cramer and F. Cramer, the esteemed successor of his father, celebrated for his performance on the piano-forte, and compositions for that instrument ;) a beautiful woman, a charming singer, and a distinguished professional favourite of Tenducci, Leoni, and Rauzzini.
cite as

Michael Kelly, Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, volume 1 (London, 1826), p. 9. accessed: 18 May, 2024

location of experience: Dublin

Listening to

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The Soldier Tired performed by Miss Jameson

Experience Information

Date/Time late 18th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Originally submitted by cathcoyne on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:18:33 +0000