Countess Granville et al. in Royal Pavilion, Brighton - 28 December, 1823, at night

from Letter from Lady Granville to her brother, William George Spencer Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire, 1 January 1824, page 243:

Our evenings have since passed much the same. The King has almost given up cards. The Red Room is always open and the band always playing. 

On Monday we had Rossini. The King all …   more >>

cite as

Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her brother, William George Spencer Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire, 1 January 1824. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, volume 1 (London, 1894), p. 243. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1537277486510 accessed: 13 August, 2020

location of experience: Royal Pavilion, Brighton

Listeners

Countess Granville
1785-1862
King George IV
Monarch
1762-1830

Listening to

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Music from Otello and Il Barbiere di Siviglia
written by Rossini
performed by Gioachino Rossini

Experience Information

Date/Time 28 December, 1823, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:31:27 +0100
Approved on Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:25:53 +0100