Charles Burney in Florence - 1770

from Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney, page 128:

[A]t Florence I heard the Corilla in a Scena of an opera by Latilla with recitativo and air both accompanied by Nardini and Linley in which the music was charming - full of expression and new passages.

cite as

Charles Burney, and Herbert Edmund Poole (ed.), Music, men and manners in France and Italy, 1770 / Charles Burney (London, 1974), p. 128. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1447762040286 accessed: 29 May, 2022

location of experience: Florence

Listeners

Charles Burney
musicologist, Musician, Writer
1726-1814

Listening to

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Opera
written by Latilla
performed by Olimpica Corilla, Pietro Nardini, Thomas Linley

Experience Information

Date/Time 1770
Medium live

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Tue, 17 Nov 2015 12:07:20 +0000
Approved on Tue, 17 Nov 2015 12:21:09 +0000