John Stanley et al. in London - the 1710's

from Autobiography and Correspondence of Mary Granville, Mrs Delany: with interesting Reminiscences of King George the Third and Queen Charlotte, pages 5-6:

In the year 10 I first saw Mr. Handel, who was introduced to my uncle Stanley by Mr. Heidegger, the famous manager of the opera, and the most ugly man that ever was formed. We had no …   more >>

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Mary Granville, and Augusta Hall (ed.), Autobiography and Correspondence of Mary Granville, Mrs Delany: with interesting Reminiscences of King George the Third and Queen Charlotte, volume 1 (London, 1861), p. 5-6. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1442942148265 accessed: 15 August, 2022

location of experience: London

Listeners

Mary Delany
Artist, Writer
1700-1788

Listening to

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harpsichord playing
written by George Frideric Handel
performed by George Frideric Handel

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1710's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by cathcoyne on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 18:15:48 +0100
Approved on Wed, 06 Jan 2016 10:41:37 +0000