Michael Kelly et al. in Brighton - 1 January, 1822

from Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, pages 328-331:

I cannot here refrain from mentioning a circumstance which occurred to me on 
the 1st of January, 1822; and I sincerely trust there will not appear any
impropriety in my doing so, since it records a trait of gracious goodness and
consideration in His Majesty, which, although but one of hundreds, is but
little known, and richly deserves to be universally so. On that evening, the King gave a splendid party at the Pavilion; and His
Majesty was graciously pleased to command my attendance to hear a concert
performed by his own fine band. His Majesty did …   more >>
cite as

Michael Kelly, Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, volume 2 (London, 1826), p. 328-331. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1438857102755 accessed: 21 June, 2024

location of experience: Brighton


Michael Kelly
theatre manager, Composer, Singing
King George IV

Listening to

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Sanctus of Jomelli

Experience Information

Date/Time 1 January, 1822
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by cathcoyne on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 11:31:43 +0100
Approved on Tue, 05 Jan 2016 14:36:17 +0000