Peter Hawker in Redbridge, Hampshire - 21 August, 1839, in the morning

from Journal entry, 21 August 1839, page 166:

This morning Vercellini was as lively as a lark, and singing his roulades in the garden. We then turned to at music till breakfast, and sang a grand duet of Donizetti.

cite as

Peter Hawker, Journal entry, 21 August 1839. In The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker 1802–1853, volume 2 (London, 1893), p. 166. accessed: 18 June, 2024

location of experience: Redbridge, Hampshire


Peter Hawker
Amateur Musician, Army officer, Sportsman, Writer

Listening to

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Vocal duet and solo vocal music
written by Gaetano Donizetti
performed by Vercellini, Peter Hawker

Experience Information

Date/Time 21 August, 1839, in the morning
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, outdoors, solitary

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:35:43 +0100
Approved on Thu, 23 Aug 2018 09:57:03 +0100