Peter Hawker in London, England - 8 June, 1829

from Journal entry, 8 June 1829, page 366:

The best Philharmonic ever known, and a duet between Sontag and Malibran considered the best piece of singing ever heard in this country.

cite as

Peter Hawker, Journal entry, 8 June 1829. In The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker, 1802-1853, volume 1 (London, 1893), p. 366. accessed: 19 April, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Peter Hawker
Amateur Musician, Army officer, Sportsman, Writer

Listening to

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Vocal duet performed by Henriette Sontag, Maria Malibran

Experience Information

Date/Time 8 June, 1829
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:33:03 +0100
Approved on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:21:23 +0100