Elizabeth (Bessy) Moore et al. in Paris - 27 May, 1820, at night
from Diary of Thomas Moore, 27 May 1820, pages 120–121:
In the evening Bessy and I went with the Storys to the Opera. Lord and Lady Spencer were there. The music of this opera not good in general.
Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 27 May 1820. In Thomas Moore, and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 120–121. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1596813146841 accessed: 24 September, 2023
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Il Turco in Italia
written by Gioachino Rossini
|Date/Time||27 May, 1820, at night|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
The opera was identified by Moore in his previous day's diary entry. In an earlier diary entry he also identifies the Storys as old Leicestershire acquaintances.