Harry Alfred West in Bristol - between 1886 and the 1890's

from The Autobiography of Harry Alfred West, pages 32-33:

[Harry West details his love of organ music and learning to play, largely self-taught, in pages 28; 32 – 35 of his memoir. The related listening experiences are included in the Listening Experience Database as separate events. He notes early in the memoir of his family’s ‘many removals’ around and in Bristol, and that his mother, Sarah Jane West (nee King), had a mania for moving house]. 

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Harry Alfred West, The Autobiography of Harry Alfred West. In Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiography, University of Brunel Library Special Collections, number 1.745, p. 32-33. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1538667783391 accessed: 20 May, 2024 (By Permission of University of Brunel Library, Special Collections.)

location of experience: Bristol


Harry Alfred West
managerial roles, Porter

Listening to

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unspecified choir and organ music performed by Old Market Methodist Choir
Handel's Largo
written by George Frideric Handel
performed by Mr. Riseley

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1886 and the 1890's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:43:04 +0100
Approved on Mon, 29 Oct 2018 12:00:41 +0000