Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

Event title:

Dance-reunion with music given by ensemble of the 7th Battalion of the Civil Guard [National Garde Prags]

Venue: Konvikt

Event type: Popular social musical and dance events

Date: 07/01/1850

Season: Carnival

Programme unspecified:

General participants:
  • ensemble of the 7th Battalion of the Prague Civil Guard: participating ensemble


News of this event appeared in a notice published by Bohemia 1/1/1860 stating that ‘The 7th Battalion of the Prague Civil Guard [7. Bat. der Nat. Garde Prags] are staging on 7th January 1850 a Reunion in the Konvikt Hall, for which entrance cards [i.e. admission tickets] can be obtained from Captain Le Gros, Kreuzherrngasse, Pachta’s house nr. 86-1, daily between 12 noon and 3pm.’ The notice was published again by Bohemia 4/1/1850.

The Tagesanzeiger text published in Bohemia 6/1/1850 reported the title, date and venue of this event [Reunion des 7. Nat.-Gardebataillons], noting too that it was to take place in the evening. 

Summary of sources:

Bohemia (01/01/1850)
Bohemia (04/01/1850)
Bohemia (06/01/1850)