Anna Seward in Westminster Abbey - between May, 1786 and early June, 1786

from Letter from Anna Seward to Mrs Stokes, 9 August 1786, pages 167–168:

Yes, indeed, my expectations were more than answered by the abbey-music. In smaller scenes the single songs have certainly been heard to more advantage; but all that resulted from the blended harmony, both of …   more >>

cite as

Anna Seward, Letter from Anna Seward to Mrs Stokes, 9 August 1786. In Archibald Constable (ed.), Letters of Anna Seward: Written Between the Years 1784 and 1807, volume 1 (Edinburgh, 1811), p. 167–168. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1535637565558 accessed: 4 December, 2021

location of experience: Westminster Abbey

Listeners

Anna Seward
Poet, Writer
1742-1809

Listening to

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A chorus from Israel in Egypt
written by George Frideric Handel

Experience Information

Date/Time between May, 1786 and early June, 1786
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 14:59:26 +0100
Approved on Thu, 06 Sep 2018 16:47:04 +0100