Street musicians, May 1989, New Orleans. Photographed by Brenda Anderson. Photo: Brenda Anderson.
Gennadiĭ Vasil’evich Yudin Collection, Musicians accompany two men eating, attended by three servants, c.1860-1900, watercolor. Photo: Yudin Collection, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Washington.
Welcome to The Listening Experience Database
This is an open and freely searchable database that brings together a mass of data about people’s experiences of listening to music of all kinds, in any historical period and any culture.
"May 12th.—Went to town about my works, my large double gun, and various other matters of business. Had, one evening, an interview with Rossini, the god of Italian music; found him a very pleasant man, and was afterwards much gratified by going to his concert, to [...]"