Archdeacon Hare et al. in London - in the beginning of 1842

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, page 7:

An extract from Contemporary Letters - After the luncheon the King came up to the drawing-room, and there was pleased to notice those younger children of mine who had not before been in his presence, besides two sons grown up, and by degrees the guests ; among others (not to name many Germans), Carlyle the historian, Dr. Arnold from Rugby, and Archdeacon Hare, were brought up to him by Bunsen. Moscheles having been commissioned by the King to purchase for him a pianoforte of Erard's, it had been brought to this house for him to hear, and Moscheles was invited to display its powers. A short …   more >>

cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 7. accessed: 15 April, 2024

location of experience: London


Listening to

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written by C├ęsar Franck
performed by Neukomm, Ignatz Moscheles

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of 1842
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:13:34 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 10:36:14 +0100