Mr Horsley in Windsor - 1834

from Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey, pages 29-30:

The presentation of the medal was accompanied by an address from Mr. Horsley, couched in the following words : " Mr. George Elvey, in the absence of the Gresham Professor of Music, whose advanced age prevents him from attending here to-day, it is my grateful office to present you with this medal. It is highly gratifying to you, sir, and to me, as an English musician, to know that there are persons who have a taste for the highest and noblest productions of our art, and who are ready to hold out every inducement for their cultivation and encouragement. You have well responded to their good …   more >>

cite as

Lady Mary Elvey, Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey (London, 1894), p. 29-30. accessed: 22 July, 2024

location of experience: Windsor


Listening to

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Bow down thine ear, O Lord!
written by George J. Elvey

Experience Information

Date/Time 1834
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Fri, 29 May 2015 09:44:44 +0100
Approved on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 08:59:45 +0100