Baron von Bunsen in Berlin - March, 1828

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, page 319:

Letter from Bunsen to his wife, Berlin: Wednesday, 9th April - It was granted to me to enjoy the Easter solemnity. Thursday was the day of preparation ; Good Friday that of the Communion. Strauss preached in the Cathedral to 4,000 persons, 6OO of whom remained for the Lord's Supper, the Royal Family among the number. In the afternoon I read with the Bernstorffs the Good Friday service ; then heard Graun's oratorio of the ' Death of Jesus ; ' and at night remained late with Strauss.
cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 319. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433847951498 accessed: 7 May, 2021

location of experience: Berlin

Listeners

Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian
1791-1860

Listening to

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Death of Jesus
written by Carl Heinrich Graun

Experience Information

Date/Time March, 1828
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Tue, 09 Jun 2015 12:05:51 +0100
Approved on Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:54:28 +0100