John Marsh in Gosport - 1767

from The John Marsh Journals: The Life and Times of a Gentleman Composer (1752-1828), page 42:

... we obtain'd leave to go to both on one of which was perform'd "The Beggar's Opera," with the Mayor of Garratt, & on the other the Tragedy of Cleon with The Way to Keep Him.
cite as

John Marsh, The John Marsh Journals: The Life and Times of a Gentleman Composer (1752-1828). In John Marsh, and Brian Robins (ed.), The John Marsh Journals: The Life and Times of a Gentleman Composer (1752-1828), volume - (Stuyvesant, New York, 1998), p. 42. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1394718394439 accessed: 17 August, 2022

location of experience: Gosport

Listeners

John Marsh
Gentleman, violinist, Composer, Music criticism […]
1752-1828

Listening to

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The Beggar's Opera
written by John Gay, Johann Christoph Pepusch
performed by Collins & Johnson's Company

Experience Information

Date/Time 1767
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by iepearson on Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:46:34 +0000