Baron von Bunsen in London - in the middle of the 1800's

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, pages 23-24:

The letters of Bunsen have often borne testimony to the benefit and the relief he experienced from a work of the highest art, such as the successful performance of a piece of Shakespeare, in clearing the mind of care, and restoring elasticity to the overstrained powers ; and he often had opportunity, during the managership of Mr. Macready, of enjoying that recreation, and adding his meed of applause to the completeness of the entire arrangements, as well as the excellence of individual representation—for instance, in the case of Macready's Brutus (as in later years of Lear), in which …   more >>

cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 23-24. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433948029619 accessed: 26 October, 2021

location of experience: London

Listeners

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

Listening to

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Acis and Galatea
written by George Frideric Handel

Experience Information

Date/Time in the middle of the 1800's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:53:49 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 11:04:48 +0100