Charles Burney in London - November, 1778
from Letter from Charles Burney to Mrs Thrale, 19 Nov. 1778, pages 263-264:
Letter from Charles Burney to Mrs Thrale, 19 Nov. 1778. In Charles Burney, and Alvaro Ribeiro (ed.), The letters of Dr Charles Burney, volume 1 (Oxford, 1991), p. 263-264. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1412172010733 accessed: 29 May, 2022
Listening tohide composers
|opera||performed by Antonia Bernasconi, Gaspare Pacchierotti|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|
According to the editor's notes: 'Antonia Bernasconi and Gaspare Pacchiarotti had been engaged for the serious opera as principal vocalists for the 1778-9 season.... The comic opera that opened the season at the King's Theatre in the Haymarket on 24 Nov. was Sacchini's L'Avaro Deluso.'