Hester Lynch Piozzi in Streatham - mid May, 1781
from Diary of Hester Lynch Thrale, 17 May 1781, page 497:
He [Piozzi] sung me a pretty Song t’other day―a Venetian Partenza I could not help translating it; or rather imitating it, for the Ballad is a Mile long in the Original.
Hester Lynch Piozzi, Diary of Hester Lynch Thrale, 17 May 1781. In Katharine C. Balderston (ed.), Thraliana: The Diary of Mrs. Hester Lynch Thrale (Later Mrs. Piozzi) 1776–1809. 2nd ed. , volume 1 (Oxford, 1951), p. 497. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1543234044244 accessed: 4 December, 2023
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|a Venetian Partenza||performed by Gabriele Mario Piozzi|
|Date/Time||mid May, 1781|
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors|
All spelling and punctuation copied from the original.