Henri Bertini et al. in London, England - 22 January, 1840

from Journal entry, 22 January 1840, page 173:

Swallowed my dinner about six, and afterwards had a stiff pianoforte lesson from Bertini, who by mere chance dropped in and invited me to a good ‘strap.’

cite as

Peter Hawker, Journal entry, 22 January 1840. In The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker 1802–1853, volume 2 (London, 1893), p. 173. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1534330573373 accessed: 1 March, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Henri Bertini
Composer, Music teacher, Pianist
Peter Hawker
Amateur Musician, Army officer, Sportsman, Writer

Listening to

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Unspecified piano music performed by Peter Hawker, Henri Bertini

Experience Information

Date/Time 22 January, 1840
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:56:14 +0100
Approved on Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:11:43 +0100