Countess Granville in Paris - 13 September, 1831

from Letter from Lady Granville to her sister, Lady Carlisle, 17 September 1831, page 109:

I am much better; went to the Opera on Tuesday, and saw ‘Anna Bolena.’ Rubini, perfect, enchanting. Pasta, older, thicker, her voice as well as figure, but always very admirable.

cite as

Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her sister, Lady Carlisle, 17 September 1831. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, 3rd edition, volume 2 (London, 1894), p. 109. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1538647203967 accessed: 13 August, 2020

location of experience: Paris

Listeners

Countess Granville
1785-1862

Listening to

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Anna Bolena
written by Gaetano Donizetti
performed by Giovanni Battista Rubini, Giuditta Pasta

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 September, 1831
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Harriet Leveson Gower's sister, Georgiana Dorothy Howard, was titled Lady Morpeth until September 1825, after which she was titled Lady Carlisle.


Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 11:00:04 +0100
Approved on Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:37:36 +0100