Queen Victoria et al. in London - April, 1848

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, page 177:

Extract from a Contemporary Notice, Monday morning: 30th April; Totteridge - Yesterday we dined at the Palace—the dinner-party and no one else,—heard in the evening a set of German singers and musicians, part of a company who will perform German operas, to which I look forward with great pleasure. To-morrow we are to go to the Queen's Concert—and those not included in the invitation will enjoy the first German opera, for which we have taken a box, as in duty bound.

cite as

Frances von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 177. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434030219324 accessed: 17 March, 2018

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location of experience: London


Queen Victoria
Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, diplomat, Theologian, scholar
Prince Albert
Prince Consort, Prince Consort

Listening to

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performance of 'Unknown' performed by German Singers and Musicians

Experience Information

Date/Time April, 1848
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in private, in the company of others

Originally submitted by Gill on Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:43:39 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 12:59:44 +0100