Michael Kelly et al. in Edinburgh - 1794

from Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, pages 66-67:

I cannot omit mentioning the many pleasant days I spent with Signor Natali Corri, his wife, and sister. Signor Corri was the first singing-master in Edinburgh ; his wife and sister sang at the Subscription Concerts, which he carried on there with great eclat. They were natives of Strasburg and Alsace, and sang duets most pleasingly. Signor Corri had also a large magazine, for the sale of music and musical instruments ; he was in partnership with his brother, a very worthy man, married to a beautiful woman, a native of Rome. At these concerts, I heard a Signer Urbani, a good professor, and, …   more >>

cite as

Michael Kelly, Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, volume 2 (London, 1826), p. 66-67. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436126929844 accessed: 28 January, 2021

location of experience: Edinburgh

Listeners

Michael Kelly
theatre manager, Composer, Singing
1762-1826
Cecchi
Cellist
Stabilini
Violinist

Listening to

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Duets performed by Signora Corri's sister, Signora Corri
Scotch Melodies performed by Signer Urbani

Experience Information

Date/Time 1794
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by cathcoyne on Sun, 05 Jul 2015 21:08:49 +0100
Approved on Mon, 04 Jan 2016 19:14:34 +0000