Edward Tuite Dalton et al. in Paris - 24 February, 1822
from Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, page 329:
Asked Dalton to dine with me, and both went to the Opera together: bad music and dialogue, but the scenery and spectacle altogether like magic.
Thomas Moore, and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 329. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1650017780008 accessed: 1 December, 2023
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Aladin, ou La Lampe Merveilleuse
written by Angelo Benincori, Nicolas Isouard
|Date/Time||24 February, 1822|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
This was the first production at the Paris Opéra to use gas lighting.