Mary Berry et al. in London, England - 25 March, 1809, at night

from Diary of Mary Berry, 25 March 1809, page 378:

Went to Mr. Knight, where we found Catalani, the Cornewalls, and Mercer singing. Catalani prédonnéed several airs delightfully with Mercer.

cite as

Mary Berry, Diary of Mary Berry, 25 March 1809. In Lady Theresa Lewis (ed.), Extracts of the Journal and Correspondence of Miss Berry from the Year 1783 to 1852, volume 2 (London, 1865), p. 378. accessed: 14 April, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Mary Berry
Author, literary hostess, Playwright
Richard Payne Knight
art collector, Greek scholar, landscape theorist, Member of Parliament 1780-1806 […]

Listening to

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unspecified songs performed by Mercer, the daughters of Sir George Cornewall, Angelica Catalani

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 March, 1809, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:37:41 +0000
Approved on Sat, 01 Dec 2018 13:33:25 +0000