Lord Granville et al. in Paris - 18 May, 1827, at night
On Friday evening Granville, Mrs. Hamilton, and I went to see ‘Moïse.’ It is very fine, and the French are beginning to sing in a rational manner. They have left off screaming, and with the help of Cinti the ensemble is very good.
Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her sister, Lady Carlisle, 21 May 1827. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, volume 1 (London, 1894), p. 410. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1537284265719 accessed: 29 September, 2023
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Moïse et Pharaon, ou Le passage de la Mer Rouge
written by Gioachino Rossini
|performed by Laure Cinti-Damoreau|
|Date/Time||18 May, 1827, at night|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Harriet Leveson Gower's sister, Georgiana Dorothy Howard, was titled Lady Morpeth until September 1825, after which she was titled Lady Carlisle.