's father, was a music teacher, choirmaster, composer, and music publisher, who played the organ for the Portuguese Embassy Chapel at South Street, Grosvenor Square, London, for twenty-six years. There...
Leisure and Society
While in Oxford, JB
, along with three of her husband's colleagues, formed a string quartet to study and perform the music of Haydn
, and Beethoven
Petrie, Glen. A Singular Iniquity: The Campaigns of Josephine Butler. Macmillan, 1971.
When artist and critic Henry Lamb
viewed the image of the last, he apparently heard or saw music in it. He informed her: I think there is something so very good about your head of...
was a musician before she was a writer. She was performing for family guests by 1798, when her father's diary says a great deal about her ability, and mentions her being the principal performer...
Performance of text
's new words for Haydn
's quartet Opus 51 was first performed. They are titled Seven Words and an Earthquake.
Padel, Ruth. “It’s over”. The Guardian, p. Review 19.