Georg Henschel in Haydenville, nr. Northampton, Massachusetts - in the beginning of the 1880's, in the afternoon

from Musings and Memories of a Musician, pages 297-298:

 

How I remember those patriarchal Sunday afternoons when all the available members of the families would assemble on the verandah—called “piazza,”—and, distributed in groups between the Greek columns, the old people in easy-chairs, mostly, I fear, of the rocking species, the younger ones on the steps, …   more >>

cite as

Georg Henschel, Musings and Memories of a Musician (London, 1918), p. 297-298. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1514890833962 accessed: 5 April, 2020

location of experience: Haydenville, nr. Northampton, Massachusetts

Listeners

Georg Henschel
baritone, Composer, Conducting, Pianist
1850-1934

Listening to

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Methodist hymns performed by Members of the Hayden family

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of the 1880's, in the afternoon
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, outdoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 02 Jan 2018 11:00:34 +0000
Approved on Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:06:08 +0000