unknown young girl in Windsor - the 1800's

from Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey, page 334:

Little wonder that people speak of the " beauty of his playing, peculiarly his own," but in truth the fingers were but the channel of the rapture of his soul. A young girl once entered the Chapel, and was so impressed by this feeling as to remark, " The way the Psalms are played here is a commentary on the words."
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Lady Mary Elvey, Life and Reminiscences of Sir George J. Elvey (London, 1894), p. 334. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433329856405 accessed: 2 December, 2021

location of experience: Windsor

Listeners

Listening to

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Psalms
written by Ravenscroft
performed by George J. Elvey

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1800's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 12:10:56 +0100
Approved on Tue, 22 Sep 2015 13:47:23 +0100