Countess Granville in Paris - January, 1840
Yesterday I suffered the first joy of the Carnaval, a concert at the Duke of Orleans. Excellent music, luxe of light, intense heat in the mild, fusty weather, the wearied, excédé unmusical family sitting in a row before us.
Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her sister, Lady Carlisle, January 1840. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, 3rd edition, volume 2 (London, 1894), p. 299. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1538658858452 accessed: 16 January, 2021
Listening tohide composers
|Unspecified music at a concert|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|
Harriet Leveson Gower's sister, Georgiana Dorothy Howard, was titled Lady Morpeth until September 1825, after which she was titled Lady Carlisle.