Calendar of London Concerts 1750-1800

Concerts

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1776_03_15Fri 15 Mar 1776CSNBARTHELEMON 76 7THCS1930[BARTHELEMON.]PA1970CSN1970
1790_05_14Fri 14 May 1790HSQHARRISON 90CB200010s 6dLEAD CRAMER-w. 1: HAYDN OV (GRAND MS); WEBBE GL HARRISON KNYVETT WEBBE 'NON_FIDI' (PRIZE 1790); SARTI SG HARRISON 'SON_QUAL' + OB OB HN HN BN BN; CN PF CLEMENTI; CIMAROSA SG CANTELO~ 'DOVE_SON'; WEBBE GL CANTELO~ HARRISON KNYVETT WEBBE 'SWIFTLY_FROM'; CN VN CRAMER-w. 2: PLEYEL CNTE OB VN VA VC PARKE CRAMER-w ASHLEY-gc MARA; HANDEL SG HARRISON 'PLEASURE'; STEVENS GL CANTELO~ KNYVETT-c2 HARRISON KNYVETT SALE 'O_MISTRESS' <MASTER_KNYVETT> [possibly KNYVETT-w]; CN OB PARKE; GIORDANI-g SG MARA~ 'SENZA_TE' <GIORDANIELLO>; ROSETTI SYM. [but PA 15 May: HARRISON SG 'RENDI_IL'; CANTELO~ SG 'NEL_VENDERMI'.] [earlier programme different order; and PLEYEL for VN VN VA VC with VN DANCE.]WO; PA 16 Apr; PA 11 MayPA 15 May; PA 17 May (thanks); DI 18 May3329HSQ3329
1793_03_11Mon 11 Mar 1793HSQPROFESSIONAL 93 4THCS20001: STAMITZ-j OV (GRAND) <OLD STAMITZ>; GL 'TURN_AMARYLLIS' (WITH THE ANSWER); sg NIELD <SCENA>; PLEYEL QT VN VN VA VC CRAMER-w MOUNTAIN BLAKE SMITH-2; sg PARKE~ <SCENA>; WEBBE GL 'YOU_GAVE_ME'; CN VN GIORNOVICHI. 2: PLEYEL OV (GRAND MS); sg PARKE~ <SCENA>; CN VC LINDLEY; WEBBE GL 'COME_LIVE' (WITH THE ANSWER); ROSETTI SYM.MH; MPDI 12 Mar[McVeigh-Professional 117.]3551HSQ3551
1753_03_22Thu 22 Mar 1753HCLOES 53CB19001: HANDEL OV; HASSE SG CLOES~ 'NON_CHIAMARMI'; SG BENNETT~ 'YE_SYLVAN'; GRANOM SG BENNETT~ 'WHEN_PHILOMEL'; tr 3V (FRENCH SG; WAR_BETWEEN_HEN_AND_COCK); CN HPD BUTLER; PERGOLESI SG CLOES (COMIC); PERGOLESI DT 2v CLOES CLOES~ (COMIC). 2: GEMINIANI CNgr; LULLY TR 3v (LITTLE FRENCH OPERA); GRANOM SG BENNETT~ 'HOW_BLEST'; SL VN BROWN-a; PERGOLESI SG CLOES (COMIC); PERGOLESI DT 2v CLOES CLOES~ (COMIC). ACCOMPANIMENTS ON PANDOLA by CLOES.PA0229H0229
1768_02_24Wed 24 Feb 1768HAYHAY ORATORIO 68 [2ND]OS1830B 5s; P 3s; FG 2s; SG 1sPICCINNI o ^THE_DEATH_OF_ABEL^ <ORATORIO> (WITH ADDITIONAL CHS); o ^MORNING_HYMN^ (FROM PARADISE_LOST) [?galliard o ^the_hymn_of_adam_and_eve^ *]. [replaced ARNOLD o ^THE_CURE_OF_SAUL^.] LEAD BARTHELEMON. SL VN BARTHELEMON; CN OB SIMPSON.PA; PA 20 Feb[LS.] [* But Covent Garden 8 Apr 1772: by various composers.]1162HAY1162
1800_06_--[June 1800 postponed]PSALOMON 1800OB200010s 6dHAYDN o ^THE_CREATION^ <SACRED ORATORIO>. DIR SALOMON; ORG AND PF WESLEY-S <SAMUEL>; V MARA~ DUSSEK~ SMALL-1 PAGE BARTLEMAN; BOYS_OF_CR; CHOIR_OF_STP [or BOYS_OF_STP]; CHOIR_OF_WA [or BOYS_OF_WA]; OPERA_ORCH; PERFORMERS FROM CAM.TI 29 Apr; TI 3 May; TI 22 May; TI 6 June[Repeat of 21 Apr postponed from 5 May at KTR to 9 June at P; then to next season.] [Landon: Haydn ... Creation (London 1977) 576-7.]3997P3997
1781_03_30Fri 30 Mar 1781DLDL ORATORIO 81 [9TH]OS1830B 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2shandel o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^. handel o ^MY_HEART_IS_INDITING^ <ANTHEM>; HANDEL SG <SGS>; handel o ^CORONATION_ANTHEM^ (GRAND) ^GOD_SAVE_THE_KING^. LEAD RICHARDS; V LINLEY~m2 DRAPER~ PRUDOM~ NORRIS REINHOLD. END PART1: CN ORG STANLEY. END PART2: CN VN CRAMER-w.PA[LS.]2417DL2417
1787_01_16Tue 16 Jan 1787PPANTHEON 86-87 [9TH]CS21003s 6dDIR BARTHELEMON <DIR ORCH>; V BOYCE-w2 BILLINGTON CHAPMAN SALMON LINTON-1. 1: STAMITZ OV; SG ARROWSMITH; GEMINIANI CNgr; SG BARTHELEMON~m; WEBBE GL 'YOU_GAVE'; PURCELL CT. 2: HAYDN OV; SG ARROWSMITH; CNte HN HN LEANDER-lh LEANDER-vt; SG BARTHELEMON~m; CN VN BARTHELEMON (NEW); COOKE GL 'HARK_THE'; CT 'THE_ECHO'; ABEL FP.MC2925P2925
1789_06_05Fri 5 June 1789RRANELAGH 89GS3s 6dHANDEL 'MUSIC_FOR_THE_ROYAL_FIREWORKS'.PAFirework in honour of [the King's] birthday.3247R3247
1800_03_21Fri 21 Mar 1800A/WWILLIS 1800 5THCS1: HAYDN OV; SG NIELD; PLEYEL QT; SG MARA~; SN PF FIELD; SG DAMIANI-v. 2: MOZART SYM (GRAND); SG MARA~; CN VN RAIMONDI; SG DAMIANI-v. FINALE: RAIMONDI MARCH.TI3960A_W3960
1774_04_22Fri 22 Apr 1774HAYCRAMER-w 74CBPB 10s 6d; FG 5s; SG 3s[CRAMER-w.] V GRASSI~ CRAMER~a; I ABEL FISCHER CROSDILL RITTER BEER. BETWEEN PARTS: SG CRAMER~a + HP CRAMER~a <SGS> (NEW; HER FIRST PERFORMANCE IN PUBLIC); CN PF CRAMER~a [replaced SN PF CRAMER~a].PA; PA 3 Mar; PA 10 Mar; PA 2 AprFrom 17 Mar; 21 Apr.1798HAY1798
1790_02_16Tue 16 Feb 1790PHNEWMAN~ 90CB19005sDIR HINDMARSH. 1: HAYDN OV; SG PAGE; CN ?bn PARKINSON <VC>; SG NEWMAN~; CN VN HINDMARSH; DT 2v BERTLES~ NEWMAN~. 2: HANDEL OV; SG PAGE; SN PF MAJOR; SG BERTLES~; CN OB HUTTLEY; SG NEWMAN~; HAYDN FP.MH (Yale)3266PH3266
1771_03_20Wed 20 Mar 1771DLDL ORATORIO 71 [10TH]OS1830B 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2shandel o ^MESSIAH^ <SACRED ORATORIO>. LEAD BARTHELEMON. SL VC DUPORT-jp.PA[LS.]1473DL1473
1765_03_20Wed 20 Mar 1765SSQWEDNESDAY 65 [9TH]CS2000DIR BACH; [?abel].PAThe Wednesday's Subscription Concert.0953SSQ0953
1773_07_22Thu 22 July 1773MTHOMPSON~j 73GB3s 6d[burletta. also concert:] V PHILLIPS-e THOMPSON~j WILDE~ BARTHELEMON~m. SG THOMPSON~j 'WITH_HORNS'; sg THOMPSON~j 'THE_MILK_MAID' <CANTATA> (FAV); CN ORG HOOK; SL VN BARTHELEMON.PA[Cf 27 May.] [LS.]1720M1720
1793_05_01Wed 1 May 1793HSQHOFFMAN~ AND HOFFMAN-j 93CB200010s 6dLEAD SALOMON. 1: HAYDN OV; SN HP HOFFMAN~; SG FERGUSON~; SN PF HOFFMAN-j; CT GL <CTS AND GLS> ROBERT-1 JONES-3 + ? [possibly ROBERT_JONES]; PLEYEL FP. 2: HAYDN SYM; CN PF HOFFMAN~; SG FERGUSON~; GL (FAV) [as above]; PIECE pf DRS HOFFMAN~ HOFFMAN-j 'THE_BATTLE_OF_PRAGUE' <KETTLE_DRUM>; PLEYEL fp <FINALE>.OR 30 AprHOFFMAN~: aged 6+half. HOFFMAN-j: aged 4+half. [Performed] before their majesties at Windsor.3587HSQ3587
1794_06_02Mon 2 June 1794HSQFISCHER-1 94CB200010s 6dLEAD SALOMON. 1: HAYDN OV (GRAND MS); sg FISCHER-l <ARIA>; QT FL VN VA VC; sg PARKE~ <SCENA>; CN PF DUSSEK. 2: HAYDN OV (FAV GRAND; WITH THE MILITAIRE MOVT); sg FISCHER-l <SCENA>; HAYDN CNTE OB BN VN VC HARRINGTON MACKINTOSH SALOMON DAHMEN-ja <JUN> (GRAND MS); sg FISCHER-l <ROMANCE>; DT 2v PARKE~ FISCHER-l; HAYDN fp <FINALE>.MC[Landon-England 257.]3683HSQ3683
1790_06_01Tue 1 June 1790WAHANDEL 90 [3RD]OS12001gnSELECTION FROM SACRED HANDEL [items listed]; INCLUDING HANDEL o ^ISRAEL_IN_EGYPT [PARTS1-2]. V MARA~ CANTELO~ MAHON~s POOLE~ DALL~ ABRAMS~T <T_ABRAMS> ABRAMS~ STORACE~ PACCHIEROTTI NORRIS KELLY-m SAVILLE SALE NIELD KNYVETT GRIFFITHS CHAMPNESS MATHEWS REYNOLDSON GORE GOSS HUDSON CORFE BARTLEMAN BELLAMY; [instrumentalists listed].PA; PA 24 May; PA 27 MayRoyal Society of Musicians; for Decayed Musicians Fund; Sons of Clergy; Middlesex Hosp. Rehearsal 27 May (1200; 10s 6d).3341WA3341
1794_03_19Wed 19 Mar 1794DLDL ORATORIO 94 [3RD]OS1830B 6s; P 3s 6d; FG 2s; SG 1sHANDEL o ^MESSIAH^ <SACRED ORATORIO> [replaced SELECTION] [items listed]. DIR LINLEY-t1 STORACE-s2; LEAD SHAW; V HARRISON MEREDITH-2 WELSH-t DIGNUM KELLY-m STORACE~ LEAK~ BLAND~ CROUCH~; TPT HYDE. END PART1: CN FL ASHE. END PART2: CN VN GIORNOVICHI (WITH 'LULLABY').OR; OR 15 MarOR 20 Mar; MH 20 Mar (Yale)[LS (with full details and accounts).]3633DL3633
1799_05_27Mon 27 May 1799A/WPINTO-gf 99CBDIR SALOMON. 1: HAYDN OV; SG VIGANONI 'SCIMIA_TOSCAR' [?composer]; GIORNOVICHI CN VN PINTO-gf; ANDREOZZI SG PARKE~; FIELD CN PF FIELD. 2: HAYDN SYM; CIMAROSA SG BENELLI; SALOMON CN VN PINTO-gf; DT 2v VIGANONI PARKE~; fp <FINALE>.TI; TBFrom 22 May. PINTO-gf: pupil of SALOMON.3931A_W3931