John Lloyd Williams in The Promenade, Aberystwyth

from J. Lloyd Williams Diaries, pages 1/24:

A lot of young Shonnis in good cloth but most with mufflers instead of collars and ungainly caps coming low on their heads behind. 8 in a file on Prom singing splendidly.

Mi lyna'n dawel

mi ganaf


The "Mi garia'r groes" sounded as triumphant as if they really felt the force of the sentiment as well as the music.

cite as

John Lloyd Williams, J. Lloyd Williams Diaries. In National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, number GB 0210 JLLW MB1/22, p. 1/24. accessed: 20 April, 2024

location of experience: The Promenade, Aberystwyth


John Lloyd Williams
Botanist, botanist, editor, examiner […]

Listening to

hide composers
written by Griffith Hugh Jones

Experience Information

Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public


J. Lloyd Williams notates the singing of a Welsh hymn by a group of young men on the Promenade in Aberystwyth, Bank Holiday 1919

Originally submitted by acusworth on Thu, 05 Nov 2015 10:49:03 +0000
Approved on Wed, 09 Nov 2016 09:49:29 +0000