Moses Owen Jones in Wales - between late 19th Century and early 20th Century

from The culture of music amongst the masses in Wales, page 334:

      [The cymanfa ganu] commences, as a rule, with a children’s service in the morning, when light and suitable tunes are sung and the catechism gone through….

      The afternoon and evening meetings are devoted to adults. A number of congregational tunes are sung at each meeting, interspersed with anthems, chants and choruses. The choir, which is made of those of the several chapels in the Union, ranges from …   more >>

cite as

Moses Owen Jones, The culture of music amongst the masses in Wales. In T. Stephens (ed.), Wales To-day and To-morrow (Cardiff, 1907), p. 334. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1523374983599 accessed: 6 July, 2022

location of experience: Wales

Listeners

Moses Owen Jones
local historian, Musician, school teacher
1842-1908

Listening to

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hymns

Experience Information

Date/Time between late 19th Century and early 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:43:04 +0100
Approved on Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:43:29 +0100