in Leicester - 1774
from Music and Friends: Or, Pleasant Recollections of a Dilettante, page 302:
In 1774, so low was the taste in sentimental music, that I heard Giardini's finest concerto on the violin, with the Jolly young Waterman, played as a finish, which moved the audience with unspeakable delight.
William Gardiner, Music and Friends: Or, Pleasant Recollections of a Dilettante, volume 3 (London, 1 January, 1853), p. 302. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433281706461 accessed: 1 December, 2023
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 22:48:26 +0100
Approved on Sun, 25 Oct 2015 07:56:32 +0000