Peter Hawker in Brussels - 9 May, 1821

from Journal entry, 9 May 1821, page 227:

This was the birthday of the little princess, and we had a grand parade of the 6th Hussars, a very prettily appointed Dutch regiment, and the first regiment of infantry. The trumpets of the former and the band of …   more >>

cite as

Peter Hawker, Journal entry, 9 May 1821. In The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker, 1802-1853, volume 1 (London, 1893), p. 227. accessed: 26 May, 2024

location of experience: Brussels


Peter Hawker
Amateur Musician, Army officer, Sportsman, Writer

Listening to

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Military music performed by Band of a Dutch infantry regiment, Trumpets of the Dutch 6th Hussars

Experience Information

Date/Time 9 May, 1821
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:14:15 +0100
Approved on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:47:20 +0100