in Windsor - 5 July, 1872

from Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey, pages 211-212:

Miss Edith Wynne and Miss Severn sang the two solos from 'Mount Carmel' with artistic taste ; the air, ' Mine eye runneth down' for contralto, having a beautiful melody, with an elegant clarionet obligato part played by Mr. Webb, and the airs from the oratorio, ' The Resurrection and Ascension' were brilliantly sung by Mr. Cummings. These airs are beautiful specimens of thoughtful writing, and bear evidence of the well used skill of the musician.

cite as

Lady Mary Elvey, Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey (London, 1894), p. 211-212. accessed: 22 February, 2024

location of experience: Windsor

Listening to

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Mine eye runneth down
written by George J. Elvey
performed by Mr. Webb

Experience Information

Date/Time 5 July, 1872
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 11:29:11 +0100
Approved on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 12:17:34 +0100