Caroline Abbott - 2 January, 1835

from [Diary]: Abbott, Caroline:

Jan. 2d pleasant snow storm. Mrs. Bradlee sent in her younger daughter in the evening to say tea was waiting. I took tea with them and accompanied them to the social concert given by the pupils of the female monitorial school under the instruction of Lowell Mason. I was very much delighted to hear the little girls sing alone so sweetly like little birds. Before the exercises commenced, Mr Fowle read an article of his own composition to the visitors. The sentiments were that we were all possessed of the capability of learning to sing that we were of learning to read. That the faculties of …   more >>

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Caroline Abbott, [Diary]: Abbott, Caroline. In Columbia University Libraries, number X976.409 Ab26. accessed: 23 July, 2024


Listening to

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performance of 'unknown music'

Experience Information

Date/Time 2 January, 1835
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by acusworth on Wed, 11 Nov 2015 11:48:32 +0000
Approved on Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:46:52 +0000