Ellen 'Nell' Moore et al. in Dublin - 16 October, 1821

from Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, page 290:

A large party in the evening; father, mother, and Nell among them. Had music, then quadrilles: danced with Lady Clarke’s little daughter and a Miss Browne. After supper Lady Clarke sang a song she had written on the occasion of my return: very livelily done.

cite as

Thomas Moore, and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 290. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1648550288499 accessed: 12 June, 2024

location of experience: Dublin


John Moore
Grocer, Wine merchant
Lady Olivia Clarke
Dramatist, Poet
Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer

Listening to

hide composers
unspecified music
music to accompany quadrilles
a song
written by Lady Olivia Clarke
performed by Lady Olivia Clarke

Experience Information

Date/Time 16 October, 1821
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors


Lady Olivia Clarke was the younger sister of the well-known writer and socialite Lady Sydney Morgan.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 29 Mar 2022 11:38:09 +0100
Approved on Tue, 17 May 2022 13:40:54 +0100