Henry Machyn in Guildhall College, London; London - 7 May, 1554

from A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563:

The morrow after was a great Mass at the same place and by the same fraternity, when every clerk offered halfpenny. The Mass was sung by divers of the Queen's Chapel and children. And after Mass done, every clerk went in their procession two and two together, each having a surplice and a rich cope and a garland. After them, eighty standards, streamers, and banners. And everyone that bore them had an alb or else a surplice, and two and two together. Then came the waits playing. And then between thirty clerks and a choir …   more >>

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Henry Machyn, and Colette Moore, Marilyn Miller and Richard W. Bailey (ed.), A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1507197592294 accessed: 24 June, 2024

location of experience: Guildhall College, London; London


Henry Machyn

Listening to

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Mass performed by Children, Singers from the Queen's Chapel
Salve festa dies performed by Four choirs

Experience Information

Date/Time 7 May, 1554
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, outdoors, in public


Follows listening experience no. 1507196843885

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:59:52 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:59:32 +0000