John Courtney in Hull - 18 September, 1789

from Music and Society in Eighteenth-Century Yorkshire, page 126:


I & my Wife were at the 2[n]d Selection of Sacred Music, it was amazingly fine indeed both Songs & Choruses. My Wife & I sat in one of the Aldeman’s Rows below with Alderman Porter. We were inchanted with Mrs Billington, Harrison & Miss Cantelo & the Choruses were wonderfully fine indeed. 

cite as

Christopher Simon Roberts, Music and Society in Eighteenth-Century Yorkshire, p. 126. accessed: 24 May, 2024

location of experience: Hull


John Courtney

Experience Information

Date/Time 18 September, 1789
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


John Courtney on a concert at the Handel Commemoration Festival in Hull, 1789.

Originally submitted by acusworth on Sun, 08 Nov 2015 17:34:28 +0000
Approved on Wed, 09 Mar 2016 13:54:55 +0000