James Douglas in Egham - the 1850's
from Account of life as a chorister in the nineteenth century, pages 11-12:
To write my life from the time I left Windsor is a task I dare not attempt, but I will add a few more lines, recording what my musical life has been since I left Windsor [early 1850s]. After I had been apprenticed two or three … more >>
James Douglas, Account of life as a chorister in the nineteenth century. In Choir Archives, St George's Chapel, Windsor, England, p. 11-12. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1524231798364 accessed: 21 February, 2024 (All extracts from the memoir are by kind permission of the writer's descendant Prof. James Wilkinson.)
Listening tohide composers
'The Blind Girl to Her Harp'
written by Stephen Glover
'My Pretty Jane'
written by Sir Henry Rowley Bishop
|performed by James Douglas
|in the company of others, indoors, in public