Baron von Bunsen in Glienicke/Nordbahn - October, 1827

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, page 284:

Letter from Bunsen to his wife, Friday 19th October - The wooded hills on the banks of the Havel, and the wide expanse of lakes through which the river flows, are seen to the best effect from Glieuicke, the country-house of Prince Carl, who personally showed me the gardens, which are admirably arranged, in the course of our sightseeing. During the splendid banquet the loud harmony of the band spared me all effort of conversation ; afterwards we followed the Crown Prince into the apartment of Frederick II., where, having discovered the great King's own compositions for the flute, the Prince…   more >>
cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 284. accessed: 27 March, 2023

location of experience: Glienicke/Nordbahn


Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian

Listening to

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Compositions by King Frederick William III of Prussia
written by Frederick William III of Prussia
performed by Crown Prince Carl
Military Band Music

Experience Information

Date/Time October, 1827
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Mon, 08 Jun 2015 16:00:32 +0100
Approved on Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:20:27 +0100