unknown male et al. in Hotel des Invalides, Paris - early July, 1852
from Musical letters from Abroad, pages 156-7:
“It is a very solemn service,” said a young man, whom we happened to fall in with as we came away, and whom, from his speech, we supposed to be an American or an Englishman.
Lowell Mason, Musical letters from Abroad. In Musical Letters from Abroad (New York, 1854), p. 156-7. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1448369703497 accessed: 4 October, 2022
|Date/Time||early July, 1852|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Lowell Mason reports the response of another attendee at a grand military mass at L'Hotel des Invalides in Paris. It is quite contrary to his own opinion.