Samuel Pepys in Whitehall - 17 June, 1660

from Diary of Samuel Pepys, 17 June 1660, page 55:

Lords day. Lay long abed. To Mr. Messums; a good sermon. This day the Organs did begin to play at Whitehall before the King.
cite as

Samuel Pepys, Diary of Samuel Pepys, 17 June 1660. In Robert Latham and William Matthews (ed.), The diary of Samuel Pepys : a selection (London, 2003), p. 55. accessed: 23 June, 2024

location of experience: Whitehall


Samuel Pepys
Member of Parliament, Diarist, Naval officer

Listening to

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Organ music
written by George Frideric Handel, William Crotch

Experience Information

Date/Time 17 June, 1660
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by isobel.1111 on Sat, 09 Aug 2014 10:28:39 +0100