An unnamed sister of George Eden et al. in Bowood House, Derry Hill, Wiltshire - 18 October, 1818, at night

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 18 October 1818, pages 193–195:

In passing through Bowood for home I was caught by Lady Lansdowne, Lord Auckland, &c. &c. She begged me to stay for dinner; said Lady Bath (who was going next day) wished very much to know me. […] Party at dinner — Lady Bath, her unmarried daughter, Lady Louisa, and the married one, Lady Elizabeth Campbell, and her husband; Lord Auckland and his two sisters; Mrs. Frankland Lewis. Miss Eden’s name Dulcibella. […] Music in the evening […] Sung a good deal by myself, and one or two things with Mrs. F. Lewis. She and I, and Lady Louisa …   more >>

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 18 October 1818. In Lord John Russell and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 2 (London, 1853), p. 193–195. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1593702001774 accessed: 26 October, 2020

location of experience: Bowood House, Derry Hill, Wiltshire

Listeners

Elizabeth Campbell
1795-1866
1st Earl of Auckland
lawyer, Politician
1784-1849
1st Earl Cawdor of Castlemartin
Lord-Lieutenant of Carmarthenshire 1852-60, member of parliament 1813-21
1790-1860
Marchioness of Lansdowne
Lady of the Bedchamber 1837-38
1785-1851
Louisa Thynne
1801-1859
Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer
1779-1852

Listening to

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'The Bird let loose' from Moore's Sacred Songs
written by Thomas Moore, Sir John Stevenson
performed by Harriet Frankland Lewis, Lady Louisa Thynne, Thomas Moore
unspecified songs performed by Harriet Frankland Lewis, Thomas Moore
'Oh Thou who driest the Mourner's Tear' from Moore's Sacred Songs
written by Sir John Stevenson, Thomas Moore
performed by Harriet Frankland Lewis

Experience Information

Date/Time 18 October, 1818, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 02 Jul 2020 16:00:02 +0100
Approved on Wed, 05 Aug 2020 14:58:40 +0100