Charlton Byam Wollaston et al. in London, England - March, 1821

from Letter from C.B. Wollaston to Mary Frampton, 23 March 1821, pages 321–322:

I must say, in justice to the Directors, that at the Ancient Music Concert every arrangement was made for the convenience of His Majesty and the public, and the Directors changed their doors and staircases for that night. The concert bill was sent to the King, and he was requested to make alterations in it, and Lord Darnley was as well pleased with the civility of the answer, as all persons, with very few exceptions, are, when Kings or Princes are the parties who proffer the civilities. So the concert began and ended with “God save the King,” and besides, it …   more >>

cite as

C.B. Wollaston, Letter from C.B. Wollaston to Mary Frampton, 23 March 1821. In Harriet Georgiana Mundy (ed.), The Journal of Mary Frampton, from the Year 1779, until the year 1846 (London, 1885), p. 321–322. accessed: 15 June, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Charlton Byam Wollaston
Composer, Judge, Magistrate, recorder of Dorchester […]
King George IV

Listening to

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'God Save the King'
Unspecified music

Experience Information

Date/Time March, 1821
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 28 Aug 2018 17:18:33 +0100
Approved on Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:07:16 +0100