Leonard W. Ellisdon in London, England - early 20th Century

from Starting from Victoria, pages 48-49:

[The listening experience is one of a number of anecdotes about providing piano accompaniment to various kinds of performers in London. A smoking concert was a male-only event, usually musical, popular in the Victorian era] 


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Leonard W. Ellisdon, Starting from Victoria. In Brunel University The Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 1:229, p. 48-49. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1532086322728 accessed: 21 July, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Leonard W. Ellisdon
company director and secretary

Listening to

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unspecified song with piano accompaniment performed by Leonard W. Ellisdon, Singer

Experience Information

Date/Time early 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 20 Jul 2018 12:32:03 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 09:43:29 +0100