William Stewart Rose in Venice - December, 1817

from Letters from the North of Italy, Addressed to Henry Hallam, Esq., in Two Volumes , pages 169-170:

[Letter XLVIII, Vol. 2] 

 

There is nothing here, that I am aware of, which is interesting in the scenic part of the religious functions of this festival, with the exception of the music of a mass, called la Pastorale, in commemoration of that with which our Saviour is supposed to have been saluted by the shepherds, and usually imitative of the sounds of the pastoral pipes. …   more >>

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William Stewart Rose, Letters from the North of Italy, Addressed to Henry Hallam, Esq., in Two Volumes , volume 1 (London, 1819), p. 169-170. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1518884832514 accessed: 29 June, 2022

location of experience: Venice

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William Stewart Rose
Poet, translator
1775-1843

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'La Pastorale'

Experience Information

Date/Time December, 1817
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Sat, 17 Feb 2018 16:27:12 +0000
Approved on Thu, 29 Mar 2018 12:25:07 +0100