Thomas Moore in Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire - 24 September, 1818, at night

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 24 September 1818, page 173:

Tried over some of Clementi’s sonatas before I went to bed: found them dull: he wants genius.

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 24 September 1818. In Lord John Russell and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 2 (London, 1853), p. 173. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1593613354645 accessed: 19 September, 2021

location of experience: Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire

Listeners

Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer
1779-1852

Listening to

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sonatas
written by Muzio Clementi
performed by Thomas Moore

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 September, 1818, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:22:35 +0100
Approved on Wed, 29 Jul 2020 15:14:01 +0100