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A little bit of everything

It has been a very pleasant few days of tweaking the piano score of 1215: Foundation Of Liberty, listening to Wagner’s Die Walküre and overseeing the latest hidden surprises thrown up by the building works in London. 667 more words


Happy New Year! and other sarcoptimistic thoughts

From the depths of blanket hibernation, and on the other side of holiday overeating, travelling with viruses and meeting loved ones, here is for a calmer, healthier 2015! 95 more words


Michael Volle as Wotan

As Anthony Tommasini reported in The New York Times (3 Dec 14) when he reviewed the last revival of Otto Schenk’s production of Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1993) at the Metropolitan Opera, Michael Volle sang two performances as Hans Sachs while James Morris sang the remaining five. 180 more words