Maude V. White in London - in the beginning of the 1870's

from Friends and Memories, pages 105-6:

A few days later I set Sully Prudhomme’s beautiful words, “Ne jamais la voir ni l’entendre.” This time I was far more excited; it was a very much better song [than author’s setting of Byron’s “ Farewell, if ever fondest prayer.”], and I gave it to one of my cousins to try over. She had a soprano voice and sang with a good deal of dramatic feeling. The melody I had composed was broad and flowing, …   more >>

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Maude V. White, Friends and Memories (London, 1914), p. 105-6. accessed: 15 April, 2024

location of experience: London


Maude V. White

Listening to

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Ne jamais la voir ni l’entendre
written by Maude V. White
performed by Cousin of Maude Valérie White

Experience Information

Date/Time in the beginning of the 1870's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Gorwel Owen on Wed, 23 Dec 2015 12:59:37 +0000
Approved on Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:22:11 +0100