Mary Frampton in London, England - April, 1830

from The Journal of Mary Frampton, from the Year 1779, until the year 1846, page 344:

Madame Lalande was the new woman at the opera this season, a finished singer, but with a thin, reedy voice. Lablache, the man, with a most magnificent and powerful one; but the great attraction at the opera was the dancing, Mdlle. Taglioni uniting the grace of Hilligsberg of the last century with the strength and activity required in this period.

cite as

Mary Frampton, and Harriet Georgiana Mundy (ed.), The Journal of Mary Frampton, from the Year 1779, until the year 1846 (London, 1885), p. 344. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1535465628709 accessed: 7 July, 2022

location of experience: London, England

Listeners

Mary Frampton
botanist, diarist
1773-1846

Listening to

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Operatic singing performed by Henriette Méric-Lalande, Luigi Lablache

Experience Information

Date/Time April, 1830
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:13:49 +0100
Approved on Thu, 06 Sep 2018 13:14:24 +0100