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.
"Starting that December  and continuing every year since, was the great joy of attending the “Festival of Christmas Music” at the De La Warr Pavilion at Bexhill. It is a magnificent performance, the music and choir have to be heard to understand the [...]"