Thomas Moore in Paris - 7 August, 1821

from Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, page 264:

Dined with Rogers and his sister at Beauvilliers’; they went to the Français afterwards, and I to “Otello:” fine effects of harmony in this opera, and a few touches of feeling, such as Otello’s “Si, dopo lei morrò,” and the scene where Desdemona hears the gondolier singing, “Nessun maggior dolore:” this whole scene very romantically imagined.

cite as

Thomas Moore, and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 264. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1644925895850 accessed: 30 November, 2022

location of experience: Paris

Listeners

Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer
1779-1852

Listening to

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Otello
written by Gioachino Rossini

Experience Information

Date/Time 7 August, 1821
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 15 Feb 2022 11:51:36 +0000
Approved on Tue, 17 May 2022 12:54:22 +0100