Tom Langstaff et al. in Longparish House, Longparish, Hampshire - 25 July, 1839

from Journal entry, 25 July 1839, page 165:

Had over Tom Langstaff with his fiddle, and enjoyed the first day’s leisure and pleasure that incessant worry would allow me for several weeks past.

cite as

Peter Hawker, Journal entry, 25 July 1839. In The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker 1802–1853, volume 2 (London, 1893), p. 165. accessed: 14 July, 2024

location of experience: Longparish House, Longparish, Hampshire


Tom Langstaff
Music teacher
Peter Hawker
Amateur Musician, Army officer, Sportsman, Writer

Listening to

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Unspecified music performed by Tom Langstaff, Peter Hawker

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 July, 1839
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors


The two men were both performers and listeners, making music together for pleasure.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:06:34 +0100
Approved on Thu, 23 Aug 2018 09:51:38 +0100