Thomas Moore in Paris - 18 December, 1820

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 18 December 1820, page 181:

Staid with Lord John till five; and then went to dine at Bombarda’s, a restaurateur’s, for the purpose of being in time to see the “Mystères d’lsis” at the Opera. Was much interested with the scenery and costumes, which are said to be after drawings by Denon.

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 18 December 1820. In Thomas Moore, and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 181. accessed: 19 May, 2024

location of experience: Paris


Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer

Listening to

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Les Mystères d’Isis
written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Experience Information

Date/Time 18 December, 1820
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


'Les Mystères d’Isis' was a French adaptation of Mozart's Singspiel 'Die Zauberflöte'.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:21:57 +0100
Approved on Mon, 07 Sep 2020 15:09:48 +0100