Tag Archives: Black Bear Inn

John Scarborough’s night at the Black Bear Inn

It’s nearly a year since we spent an evening with our friends at the Black Bear Inn here in Cambridge: high time to drop in on them once again. Let’s see what they were up to back in April 1789. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Haydn at the Black Bear

Regular readers of this blog will know of my near-obsession with the Black Bear Music Club and will, I hope, smile indulgently as I take the opportunity to craft another post about the Club inspired by a concert given here … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

An evening with the Black Bear Music Club: May 8th 1809

It’s been a long time since we visited my friends at the Black Bear Music Club. High time to put that right and see what they were up to once again, so, setting aside my work on the Hans Keller … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Benefit night at the Black Bear Inn

Regular readers of this blog will have seen our previous posts on the Black Bear Inn Music Club. This post  continues the closer look at the benefit nights held for regular performers such as violinist John Scarborough, flautist George Nicholls … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Bygone concert venues 6.1: Black Bear Inn. Mr. Incledon comes to Cambridge

In my previous post on the Black Bear Inn, I promised to take a more in-depth look at some of the programmes. What better way to do this than through the annual benefit concerts held for some of the leading … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bygone concert venues 6: The Black Bear Inn, Cambridge

The Black Bear Inn here in Cambridge was notable for its concerts held from the 1770’s to the 1800’s under the auspices of its Music Club. Black Bear? Sadly, like so many of the fascinating old inns of this City … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments