Thomas Moore in Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire - 29 August, 1818

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 29 August 1818, page 152:

Played and sung over some of those divine things in Latrobe’s “Collection of Sacred Music.”

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 29 August 1818. In Lord John Russell and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 2 (London, 1853), p. 152. accessed: 22 June, 2024

location of experience: Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire


Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer

Listening to

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music from Latrobe's 'Collection of Sacred Music' performed by Thomas Moore

Experience Information

Date/Time 29 August, 1818
Medium live
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary


Christian Ignatius Latrobe (1758-1836), a minister in the Moravian Church, compiled a six-volume 'Selection of Sacred Music' (London, 1806-26), which introduced to the British public the church music of mainly Catholic European composers such as Graun, Hasse, Pergolesi, Haydn and Mozart.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 30 Jun 2020 18:20:55 +0100
Approved on Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:54:40 +0100