William Holland in Asholt - 15 April, 1804

from Paupers and pig killers / William Holland, page 96:

A tolerable number at Church at Asholt considering the weather. A disagreeable fellow was playing his fiddle in the Church when I came in, without tune or harmony, intending I presume to accompany the Psalm Singers. I however ordered him to stop his noise which he would hardly do and then he began trying his discordant hautboy. I had a good mind to order him to be turned out.

cite as

William Holland, and Jack Ayres (ed.), Paupers and pig killers / William Holland (Harmondsworth, 1986), p. 96. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1445873124650 accessed: 18 May, 2022

location of experience: Asholt

Listeners

William Holland
Parson
1746-1819

Listening to

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Fiddle Music

Experience Information

Date/Time 15 April, 1804
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:25:24 +0000
Approved on Thu, 17 Dec 2015 12:46:22 +0000