Mary Delany - December, 1753

from Letter from Mrs Delany to Mrs Dewes, Delville, January 12 1753, pages 193-4:

On Monday we were invited to the Bishop of Clogher's...nothing extraordinary happenned; they sent for a Miss Barry, a famed physician's daughter, to sing and entertain us, which she did; she has a sweet voice.

cite as

Letter from Mrs Delany to Mrs Dewes, Delville, January 12 1753. In Augusta Hall (ed.), The Autobiography and correspondence of Mary Granville, volume Series,1 Vol. III (London, 1861), p. 193-4. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1440692124389 accessed: 17 August, 2022

Listeners

Mary Delany
Artist, Writer
1700-1788

Listening to

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female singing performed by Miss Barry

Experience Information

Date/Time December, 1753
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Liz Ford on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:15:24 +0100
Approved on Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:26:05 +0000