Allott et al. in Market Weighton - 21 July, 1761

from Music and Society in Eighteenth-Century Yorkshire, page 127:

 

This morning betwixt 8 and 9 o’clock I left York, my mother went in the stage coach I on horseback, at Weighton, where we dined, called to see Mr Hudson’s organ, which is a very fine one, 7 stops, it only cost him £25. Vastly cheap. He played very well upon it, as did also Master Allott and sung an Italian song very finely, I played a little upon it. I saw also an harpsichord of Mr Hudsons own making, not a very good one. 

cite as

Christopher Simon Roberts, Music and Society in Eighteenth-Century Yorkshire, p. 127. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1447006057691 accessed: 6 July, 2022

location of experience: Market Weighton

Listeners

Hudson
Organist
John Courtney
1734-1806

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Experience Information

Date/Time 21 July, 1761
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by acusworth on Sun, 08 Nov 2015 18:07:38 +0000
Approved on Wed, 16 Mar 2016 11:42:54 +0000