Calendar of London Concerts 1750-1800

Concerts

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1776_02_28Wed 28 Feb 1776HSQBACH-ABEL 76 6THCSDIR BACH; [ABEL].PA1950HSQ1950
1773_05_17Mon 17 May 1773HGRASSI~ 73CB10s 6dDIR BACH ABEL. V SAVOI GALLI~ GRASSI~; I BACH ABEL CRAMER-w FISCHER EICHNER TACET CROSDILL. BACH o <CANTATA> (NEW) [?or BACH SG GRASSI~].PA; PA (news)From 16 Apr; 10 May (because of masquerade).1700H1700
1769_11_29Wed 29 Nov 1769FHFOUNDLING HOSPITAL 69OB120010s 6dhandel o ^MESSIAH^ <SACRED ORATORIO>. LEAD GIARDINI; V HAYES-1 (PRINCIPAL TENOR) WEICHSELL~f SCOTT~ CHAMPNESS; CHORUS (ABOVE 40 SINGERS); ORG DUPUIS; HPD ARNOLD. CN VN GIARDINI; CN ORG STANLEY.PATo open the new organ. Several perform [gratis] for the charity. [With complete list of orchestra.]1329FH1329
1777_05_12Mon 12 May 1777TSTLAMOTTE 77CB10s 6dI BACH BAUMGARTEN-s. 1: VACHON OV (NEW); SG PIOZZI; TR VN VA VC LAMOTTE VACHON CROSDILL; SG BALCONI~; CN VN LAMOTTE. 2: TOESCHI OV; SG PIOZZI; SL VC CROSDILL; QNT VN VN VA VC VC LAMOTTE PUPPO VACHON CERVETTO-j CROSDILL; SG BALCONI~; CN OB FISCHER. [order of instrumentalists is unclear.]PA2113TST2113
1782_03_22Fri 22 Mar 1782DLDL ORATORIO 82 [10TH]OS1830B 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2sHANDEL o ^MESSIAH^ <SACRED ORATORIO>. LEAD RICHARDS; V LINLEY~m2 DRAPER~ PRUDOM~ NORRIS REINHOLD. END PART1: CN ORG STANLEY.PAPA 23 Mar[LS (with accounts).]2491DL2491
1777_02_10Mon 10 Feb 1777PPANTHEON 76-77 5THCS200010s 6d (as before)V AGUJARI~ MANZOLETTO GABRIELLI. CN VN LAMOTTE; CN OB FISCHER; SL VC CROSDILL; CN BN BAUMGARTEN-s.PAMasks not admitted.2045P2045
1793_03_08Fri 8 Mar 1793HAYHAY ORATORIO 93 [7TH]OS1830B 5s; P 3s; FG 2s; SG 1sHANDEL o ^L'ALLEGRO^ (PART1); HANDEL o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^ (PART1); SELECTION FROM ATTERBURY HANDEL PURCELL PARSONS-w <DR_PARSONS> BOYCE ARNOLD [items listed]. COND ARNOLD; LEAD SHAW; V FERGUSON~ (2ND PERFORMANCE) HARRISON DIGNUM WELSH-j <MR> WELSH-t <MASTER> HUMMELL-1 LEETE POOLE~ LEAK~ HARRISON; VC MASON; VN SHAW. END PART2: SG FERGUSON~ (ITALIAN). INCL: CN VN ALDAY (FIRST PERFORMANCE IN THIS KINGDOM); CN VN JANIEWICZ.TIOR 9 Mar[LS (with full details).]3550HAY3550
1768_02_26Fri 26 Feb 1768HAYHAY ORATORIO 68 [3RD]OS1830B 5s; P 3s; FG 2s; SG 1sPICCINNI o ^THE_DEATH_OF_ABEL^ <ORATORIO> (PERFORMED BUT ONCE) (WITH ADDITIONAL CHS); o ^MORNING_HYMN^ (FROM PARADISE_LOST) [?galliard o ^the_hymn_of_adam_and_eve^ *]. LEAD BARTHELEMON. SL VN BARTHELEMON; CN OB SIMPSON.PA[LS.] [* But Covent Garden 8 Apr 1772: by various composers.]1164HAY1164
1756_02_02Mon 2 Feb 1756DSTPASSERINI~ 56OB1830P 10s 6d; G 5so [^CHARLOTTENBURG_FESTEGGIANTE^] <PASTORAL> BY KING_OF_PRUSSIA AND OTHERS. V PASSERINI~ MATTEI~ PERALTA~ PAZZAGLIA. handel o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^ <ORATORIO>. V PASSERINI~.PAFrom 29 Jan. [LS.]0397DST0397
1776_04_15Mon 15 Apr 1776PPANTHEON 76 9THCS2100LEAD LAMOTTE; V SCHINDLERIN~ BARTHELEMON~m SAVILLE MASSIMINO (FIRST APPEARANCE IN ENGLAND); OB FISCHER; VC CROSDILL; FL FLORIO.PA1994P1994
1778_04_08Wed 8 Apr 1778DLDL ORATORIO 78 [10TH]OSB 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2shandel o ^MESSIAH^ <SACRED ORATORIO>. LEAD LINLEY-t2; V LINLEY~m1 LINLEY~M2 <M_LINLEY> DRAPER~ NORRIS WEBSTER. END PART1: CN ORG STANLEY. END PART2: CN VN linley-t2.PA[LS.]2184DL2184
1791_03_25Fri 25 Mar 1791CGCG ORATORIO 91 [5TH]OS1830B 5s; P 3s; FG 2s; SG 1sHANDEL o ^ALEXANDER'S_FEAST^; AND PART3: [selection from] handel BOYCE ARNE-ta [items listed]. DIR HARRISON ASHLEY-j; LEAD ASHLEY-Gc <G>; ORG KNYVETT; V HARRISON INCLEDON GRIFFITHS SALE POOLE~ PIELE~ BILLINGTON~.DI[LS (with full details).]3373CG3373
1777_03_19Wed 19 Mar 1777CGCG ORATORIO 77 [10TH]OS1900B 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2sHANDEL o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^ <ORATORIO>. IN PART1: ARNE-ta SG FARRELL~ <DR_ARNE> (NEW); SL VC CERVETTO-j; CN VN LAMOTTE. [part3:] ARNOLD SG SAVILLE; GIORDANI SG REINHOLD; ARNE-ta SG FARRELL~ <DR>; SG TENDUCCI; SACCHINI SG HARROP~ + VN LAMOTTE (NEW). END: handel o ^CORONATION_ANTHEM^ ^MY_HEART_IS_INDITING^.PA[LS.]2081CG2081
1792_04_27Fri 27 Apr 1792HAYCRAMER-w 92CB2000PB 10s 6d; FG 5s; SG 3s1: PLEYEL OV (GRAND MS); PLEYEL QT VN VN VA VC CRAMER-C CRAMER-w CRAMER-F LINDLEY <CHARLES; F>; SG LAZZARINI; CN PF CRAMER-jb (NEW); SG BILLINGTON~; PLEYEL CNTE VN VN CRAMER-w CRAMER-f? (MS). 2: HANDEL OV FROM HANDEL o ^ESTHER^; SG BILLINGTON~ 'SWEET_BIRD' + VN CRAMER-w; GEMINIANI CNgr VN CRAMER-w OP.3 NO.1; sg BILLINGTON~ 'MAD_BESS' <SCENE>; HANDEL OV from HANDEL o ^OCCASIONAL_ORATORIO^.ORCRAMER-C: aged 7+half3492HAY3492
1785_04_04Mon 4 Apr 1785RRANELAGH 85GS2s 6dLEAD NAPIER. HAYDN OV; HAYDN OV; LEDUC OV. HANDEL CH: from HANDEL o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^; from HANDEL o ^L'ALLEGRO^ (LAUGHING).MCMH 6 Apr[Opening night.]2708R2708
1778_05_15Fri 15 May 1778BUFLIGHT 78CB19005sSL CN <SLS CNS>. SL GU LIGHT; SG LIGHT (FAV HUNTING).MPWith ball (2100).2213BUF2213
1768_03_23Wed 23 Mar 1768CGCG ORATORIO 68 [10TH]OS1830PB 10s 6d; FG 5s; SG 3s 6dhandel o ^MESSIAH^ <SACRED ORATORIO>.PA[LS.]1186CG1186
1759_03_16Fri 16 Mar 1759CGCG ORATORIO 59 [5TH]OS1830PB 10s 6d; FG 5s; SG 3s 6dhandel o ^SAMSON^ <ORATORIO>.PA[LS.]0566CG0566
1769_04_06Thu 6 Apr 1769HGERVASIO 69CB19005s[MAND GERVASIO.]PA; PA 1 Apr1283H1283
1762_06_16Wed 16 June 1762RTENDUCCI 62GB5sEND PART2: HANDEL CH from HANDEL o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^. END PART3: HANDEL CH from HANDEL o ^MESSIAH^. PART4: HANDEL o ^CORONATION_ANTHEM^. BETWEEN PARTS: PIECE HN HN CL CL <PIECES>.PAUsual music in four acts. With addition of good choir. And exhibition and ball.0790R0790