The congregation at the funeral of Prince Albert in Windsor - 23 December, 1861

from Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey, pages 184-185:

Then was sung, with exquisite pathos, by Mr. Tolley, Martin Luther's hymn, "Great God ! what do I see and hear ?" After the earth had been thrown upon the coffin, the choir sung, " I heard a voice from Heaven," to Croft's plaintive music
cite as

Lady Mary Elvey, Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey (London, 1894), p. 184-185. accessed: 21 June, 2024

location of experience: Windsor


Listening to

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Great God! What do I see and hear?
written by Martin Luther
performed by George J. Elvey, The Choir of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

Experience Information

Date/Time 23 December, 1861
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Originally submitted by Gill on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:04:54 +0100
Approved on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 11:29:24 +0100