Calendar of London Concerts 1750-1800

Concerts

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1763_03_19Sat 19 Mar 1763P&GDAVIES~m 63MI13002s 6dmgl DAVIES~m <ARMONICA>. arne-ta SG davies~m <SGS> FROM arne-ta O ^ARTAXERXES^ <OPERA> + FL DAVIES-r <MR>.PA1300 to 1500. [And subsequently; not listed.] Tuesdays; Thursdays; Saturdays.0819P&G0819
1757_06_09Thu 9 June 1757RMARINE SOCIETY 57GB19005sHANDEL o ^ACIS_AND_GALATEA^. COND STANLEY. CN ORG STANLEY.PA[LS; Deutsch-Handel 787.]0487R0487
1770_05_04Fri 4 May 1770HAYFRASI~ 70OB1200B 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2shandel o ^JUDAS_MACCABAEUS^ <ORATORIO>. DIR GIARDINI ARNOLD; LEAD GIARDINI; V GUADAGNI VERNON CHAMPNESS SCOTT~ FRASI~. SL VN GIARDINI; SL VC DUPORT-jp.PAMorning (principal performers engaged). [LS.]1393HAY1393
1785_04_26Tue 26 Apr 1785TSTREINHOLD 85CB200010s 6dV HARWOOD~ HARRISON DYNE HINDLE REINHOLD; I SALOMON PARKE PAXTON CRAMER-jb <MASTER>. SG GL <SGS GLS>; HANDEL CH; BOYCE CH.MC; PA 19 AprFrom 20 Apr; 21 Apr. Refreshments included.2718TST2718
1776_02_12Mon 12 Feb 1776PPANTHEON 76 3RDCS2000LEAD LAMOTTE; V SCHINDLERIN~ BARTHELEMON~m; OB FISCHER; VC CROSDILL; FL FLORIO.PAMasks admitted.1938P1938
1771_03_08Fri 8 Mar 1771CGCG ORATORIO 71 [7TH]OS1830B 5s; P 4s; FG 3s; SG 2shandel o ^MESSIAH^ <ORATORIO>. END PART1: CN. END PART2: SL VN SIRMEN~. SG GUADAGNI (FAV ITALIAN).PA[LS.]1462CG1462
1786_03_28Tue 28 Mar 1786PHCOURTNEY (MRS) 86CB19305sDIR BATTISHILL. 1: BACH OV from BACH o ^ORIONE^; SG PRING-1; CN BN HOGG; SG PRING-1; CN HPD HUDSON~2; COOKE GL 'HARK_THE'; HAYDN FP. 2: HANDEL OV from HANDEL o ^ESTHER^; SG GRAY-2; CN VN HINDMARSH; SG PRING-1; CN VC PHILLIPS-f; COOKE GL 'IN_THE_MERRY'; HANDEL OV from HANDEL o ^OCCASIONAL_ORATORIO^.MC 25 MarFrom 9 Mar. Widow of William Courtney (organist of St Giles' Cripplegate). [No support from Musical Fund: not paid up.]2791PH2791
1787_02_28Wed 28 Feb 1787FMHLACY R&M 87RM19005s; 3s; 2s[includes:] SG PAGE; SG MAHON~S <S> [later omitted: + CL MAHON]; BILLINGTON SG PAGE 'THE_WANDERING' [earlier: SHIELD SG]; HANDEL SG MAHON~S <S> 'LET_ME'; GL 'THE_YELLOW'; DT PF OB BILLINGTON HUTTLEY; SL CL MAHON-W <W>; BILLINGTON SG PAGE; HANDEL SG MAHON~S <S> 'O_HAD_I'; BILLINGTON GL MAHON~2 HUTTLEY PAGE.MC 27 Feb; WOReadings and Musick [cf 26 Jan]. [Some information on texts.] MAHON~S: from Salisbury; first appearance this season.2947FMH2947
1761_01_23Fri 23 Jan 1761HAYFORD~ 61CB1900PB 10s 6d; G 5sFORD~ (LAST APPEARANCE IN PUBLIC). V FORD~. SL VDAG FORD~; LSN GU FORD~; sg FORD~ 'PSALM_104' + ARCHLUTE FORD~. [omitted later: LSN ARCHLUTE FORD~.]PA; PA 10 Jan[Peter Holman: Life after Death (Woodbridge 2010) 239.]0681HAY0681
1777_05_29Thu 29 May 1777HPRUDOM~ 77CB190010s 6dDIR SACCHINI. [later omitted: LEAD LAMOTTE.] V PRUDOM~ (INGLESINA) MANCINELLI-1 (FIRST APPEARANCE IN ENGLAND) GENTLEMAN (FROM LISBON; [ditto]) TREBBI; I BORGHI.PA; PA 15 May; PA 26 MayFrom 16 May.2122H2122
1795_03_04Wed 4 Mar 1795HAYTHESPIAN PANORAMA 95RM1930B 5s; P 3s; FG 2s; SG 1s[MUSIC BY SHIELD CARTER-ct REEVE MARTIN_Y_soler <MARTINI> GIORDANI ARNE-ta CALLCOTT STORACE-s2 JACKSON-w STEVENS PLEYEL. LEAD MOUNTAIN; PF REEVE; V JOHNSTONE WATHEN MOUNTAIN~ ?BANNISTER; instrumentalists listed.] [includes:] STAMITZ OV; AMATEUR GL (NEW); GL 'BRITONS'; CLEMENTI OV; HAYDN OV; etc.ORThe Thespian Panorama [readings by Palmer and music; some details]. [See LS v.] [And subsequently; not listed.]3711HAY3711
1788_02_20Wed 20 Feb 1788DLDL ORATORIO 88 [4TH]OS1830B 10s 6d; P 5s; FG 3s 6d; SG 2sHANDEL o ^ALEXANDER'S_FEAST^. LEAD SHAW; V REINHOLD DIGNUM CROUCH~ GEORGE~ MARA~. PART3: SG MARA; CN BN PARKINSON [replaced CN VC MARA]; SG REINHOLD; CN OB PARKE-Wt <W_PARKE>; DT CROUCH~ GEORGE~; HANDEL CH 'FIX'D_IN' (GRAND).MC; MC 16 Feb[LS.]3098DL3098
1787_04_24Tue 24 Apr 1787FMHTREW R&M 87RM19305sDIR BARTHELEMON <DIR BAND>. [includes:] ARNE-ta OV; ARNE-ta CH 'HAIL_TO' BOYS_OF_STP from ARNE-ta o ^ELFRIDA^; BATTISHILL SG SEDGWICK 'THUS_WHEN'; ARNE-ta SG ARROWSMITH 'THE_WOODLARK' from ARNE-ta o ^ELIZA^; DT FL FL FORSTER <FOSTER> [BOTH FLUTES]; SG FORSTER~; HANDEL SG BARTHELEMON~m 'SWEET_BIRD'; CN FL SOWERBY; ARNE-ta sg ARROWSMITH 'THE_SCHOOL' <DR; CANTATA>; CNte OB BN FORSTER HOGG; SG SEDGWICK 'DEATH_OF'; BARTHELEMON SG BARTHELEMON~m 'SWEET_FRIENDSHIP'; SACCHINI SG FORSTER~; CN VN BARTHELEMON; HANDEL TR 3v BARTHELEMON~m ARROWSMITH SEDGWICK 'THE_FLOCKS'; FP.MCMC 26 AprReadings and music.2980FMH2980
1766_01_15Wed 15 Jan 1766SSQWEDNESDAY 66 2NDCS1900*DIR BACH ABEL. COND ABEL.PA* Lady's ticket admits any 2l; gentleman's ticket transf; admits only one. Soho Square Concert; the Wednesday Concerts.1000SSQ1000
1752_02_22Sat 22 Feb 1752DSTDEAN ST 51-52 11THCS190010s 6d non-subscribers1: HANDEL OV; HANDEL SG SHEWARD~ 'LET_ME_WANDER'; HANDEL SG FRANCESINA~ 'DIMMI_CARO'; CN VC PASQUALINO; LAMPUGNANI SG GALLI~ 'A_ME_CHE'; HANDEL SG FRASI~ 'DICA_IL'; CNgr HN HN. 2: CN OB VINCENT; SG SHEWARD~ 'YE_GENTLE'; PALMA-2 SG GALLI~ 'SPESSO_MI'; SL VN GIARDINI; HANDEL SG FRANCESINA~ 'SI_L'INTENDESTI'; MANFREDINI SG GALLI~ 'MON_CURO'; samMARTINI CNgr.GA0134DST0134
1770_03_22Thu 22 Mar 1770HEVANS 70CB19005sLEAD KAMMELL; V BROWN-1. PIECE HP EVANS <PIECES; TRIPLE_HP>.GZ; PA 6 Mar1362H1362
1757_03_28Mon 28 Mar 1757HPARRY-j 57CB19005sPIECE HP PARRY-j <NEW PIECES>.PA0474H0474
1761_11_19Thu 19 Nov 1761APOAPOLLO 61-62SOC[OSWALD?]PA 19 Oct 1761Temple of Apollo; Queen Square. 1st concert. Last year's tickets may be exchanged at Oswald's music shop.0730APO0730
1753_02_20Tue 20 Feb 1753CROST CAECILIAN 52-53SOC[TURNER~e.]PA 14 FebNext concert. St Caecilian Concert [possibly same as TURNER~e 52-53?]. Tickets from Miss Turner.0208CRO0208
1793_02_07Thu 7 Feb 1793HSQSALOMON 93 1STCS2000For twelve: 5gn transf[LEAD SALOMON.] 1: GYROWETZ OV (GRAND MS); sg BRUNI <ARIA> (FIRST PERFORMANCE AT ANY CONCERT IN THIS COUNTRY); CN OB BESOZZI-g (FIRST PUBLIC PERFORMANCE IN THIS COUNTRY); sg MARA~ <ARIA>; CN VN VIOTTI (NEW; FIRST PUBLIC PERFORMANCE IN THIS COUNTRY). 2: HAYDN OV (GRAND MS); sg BRUNI <SCENA>; GYROWETZ CNTE OB BN VN VA VC (MS); sg MARA~ <SCENA>; HAYDN SYM (GRAND MS). CARUSO sg BRUNI <ARIA>; CIMAROSA sg BRUNI <RONDO>; GUGLIELMI sg MARA~ <SCENA>; NASOLINI sg MARA~ <ARIA>. [later omitted: VC MENEL; VC DAHMEN-ja; BN HOLMES.]DI; GZ; MC; MH; MP; OR; TI; WODI 8 Feb; MP [not MH] 8 Feb; OR 8 Feb; MC 9 Feb; Parke-Memoirs i.172-3 [mistaken][McVeigh-Professional 121.]3524HSQ3524