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Advertisement for the Chester Musical Festival, 16-19 June 1772. Adams's Weekly Courant (Chester), 16 June 1772. A review in the same newspaper a week later included "the amazing Powers of the two Miss Linleys conspired to render the Entertainment as great and excellent as can be expected, or ever was produced from the human voice. … On Wednesday Evening … Mr. Linley, jun. distinguished himself as one of the greatest Masters of the Violin which this Nation has produced." Newspaper image © The British Library Board. All rights reserved. With thanks to The British Newspaper Archive (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk).

Advertisement for the Chester Musical Festival, 16-19 June 1772. Adams's Weekly Courant (Chester), 16 June 1772. A review in the same newspaper a week later included "the amazing Powers of the two Miss Linleys conspired to render the Entertainment as great and excellent as can be expected, or ever was produced from the human voice. … On Wednesday Evening … Mr. Linley, jun. distinguished himself as one of the greatest Masters of the Violin which this Nation has produced." Newspaper image © The British Library Board. All rights reserved. With thanks to The British Newspaper Archive (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk).

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