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Passport Monaco - Massimiliano Greco

Welcome to Monaco – a small principality located on the edge of Southern France, home of classy, high end casinos and Formula One racing. Oh – and Prince Albert, too. 259 more words

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Friday Nights

Most people look forward to Friday Nights to socialise and go out. I love Friday nights to relax and just do anything without worrying about time. 378 more words


Today's shocker: tomorrow's chip wrappings

Forgotten review of mine, for a forgotten British CD magazine.  But I was beginning to do the homework, you see, for my big SCHUBERT book…. 1,103 more words



In the Nineteen Nineties, I was eager to break out of the rut of simple music criticism and show my mettle as a writer on a far greater and deeper range of subjects.   3,607 more words


Inspiration in Instrumentals

One of my tricks for making tedious hours of studying less painful is listening to music.  However, unless I am simply copying notes onto flashcards I usually find songs with lyrics to be distracting.  136 more words

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OVMF Presents Rutter's Requiem

The Ottawa Valley Music Festival  — along with special guests, including soprano (and Arnprior native) Molly Luhta — will finish its 2014 season with a performance of John Rutter’s  39 more words

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What note is this?? Delving into Perfect Pitch

Perfect, or Absolute, Pitch: the ability to instantly recognise the pitch of a note or produce a given note without reference to any internal standard. That’s the definition. 1,036 more words

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