Charles Burney in Naples - 24 October, 1770

from Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney, page 174:

[…] we went again, Wednesday 25, to Puccini’s opera but were too late for the overture. The house was very full and the music pleased me more than the first time. The airs are not so familiar as those …   more >>

cite as

Charles Burney, and Herbert Edmund Poole (ed.), Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney (London, 1974), p. 174. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1445253303396 accessed: 14 August, 2022

location of experience: Naples

Listeners

Charles Burney
musicologist, Musician, Writer
1726-1814

Listening to

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Opera performed by Casaccia

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 October, 1770
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Gorwel Owen on Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:15:04 +0100
Approved on Fri, 13 Nov 2015 17:06:58 +0000