Charles Burney in Rome - 30 September, 1770
Then to the D. of Dorset’s concert – he had the girl to sing this evening who was expected on Friday. She has a fine firm voice, and a pretty way of singing; but her shake is very weak and imperfect; and she is moreover a very young musician.
Charles Burney, and Herbert Edmund Poole (ed.), Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney (London, 1974), p. 142. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1444906033964 accessed: 10 December, 2023
|Date/Time||30 September, 1770|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|