Charles Burney in Naples - 17 October, 1770

from Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney, page 161:

Last night in the street there were 2 people singing alternately one of these conzoni [Neapolitan national music], accompanied by a violin and calascione. The singing …   more >>

cite as

Charles Burney, and Herbert Edmund Poole (ed.), Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney (London, 1974), p. 161. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1444991285882 accessed: 7 April, 2020

location of experience: Naples

Listeners

Charles Burney
musicologist, Musician, Writer
1726-1814

Listening to

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Conzoni

Experience Information

Date/Time 17 October, 1770
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by Gorwel Owen on Fri, 16 Oct 2015 11:28:06 +0100
Approved on Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:54:08 +0000