Countess Granville in London, England - 19 July, 1828

from Letter from Lady Granville to her brother, the Duke of Devonshire, 20 July 1828, page 26:

On Friday we dined with the Carlisles and ran to see Mars in ‘La Suite d’un Bal Masqué;’ yesterday with the Staffords and then to the ‘Crociato,’ where Velluti sang hideously, Sontag divinely.

cite as

Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her brother, the Duke of Devonshire, 20 July 1828. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, 3rd edition, volume 2 (London, 1894), p. 26. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1538582413623 accessed: 13 August, 2020

location of experience: London, England

Listeners

Countess Granville
1785-1862

Listening to

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Il Crociato in Egitto
written by Giacomo Meyerbeer
performed by Giovanni Battista Velluti, Henriette Sontag

Experience Information

Date/Time 19 July, 1828
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Harriet Leveson Gower's brother, William George Spencer Cavendish,was 6th Duke of Devonshire.


Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 03 Oct 2018 17:00:14 +0100
Approved on Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:03:12 +0100