Moses Heap in Crawshawbooth, Rossendale, Lancashire - between at the end of the 1840's and in the beginning of the 1850's

from My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories, page 25:

The Crawshawbooth Choral Society commenced at the National School in November 1845, consisting of about 40 members, meeting once a week for practice, from the works of Handel, Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven. On Good Friday, 1846, a grand selection was performed from the above “Great Masters” with a choir of 60 performers. (Crawshawbooth Choral Society). The principals were; Richard Hacking esq of Bury, 1st Violin …   more >>

cite as

Moses Heap, My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories. In Rossendale Collection, Rawtenstall Public Libraries, 1961, number RC 942 ROS, p. 25. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1656937596621 accessed: 4 February, 2023

location of experience: Crawshawbooth, Rossendale, Lancashire

Listeners

Moses Heap
millworker, yeast dealer
1824-1913

Listening to

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a concert performed by James Openshaw, Richard Hacking and friends
choral music
written by Mozart, George Frideric Handel, Joseph Haydn
performed by Crawshawbooth Choral Society, Dr Wild, James Openshaw, John Ashworth, Miss Parry, Mr Mellor, Mr Sellers, Richard Hacking, Tom Bradley

Experience Information

Date/Time between at the end of the 1840's and in the beginning of the 1850's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 04 Jul 2022 13:26:37 +0100
Approved on Thu, 21 Jul 2022 10:56:31 +0100