Baron von Bunsen in Berlin - September, 1857

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, page 443:

Continuation of Journal of Bunsen's, broken off on Friday 25th. - The Emperor (Nicholas) is arrived, and stays till Tuesday. To-morrow and the day after, the six-days' manoeuvre, compressed into two, is to take place. The whole day the splendid regiments are in motion with bands before the Palace ; the first company breaks off from the rest, to fetch colours and the Eagle, with which in quickest march it bursts out of the Palace-gate, saluted by the remainder of the regiment. A grand spectacle ! which begins at half-past six in the morning, and fails not to call me out of bed ; a row of …   more >>
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Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 443. accessed: 6 December, 2023

location of experience: Berlin


Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian

Listening to

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Military Band Music

Experience Information

Date/Time September, 1857
Medium live
Listening Environment in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Mon, 15 Jun 2015 14:13:31 +0100
Approved on Sat, 19 Sep 2015 16:55:55 +0100