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I Was Glad

I was glad when they said unto me, we will go into the house of the Lord.
Our feet shall stand in thy gates, O Jerusalem… 45 more words

Hubert Parry

Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms (7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer and pianist. He spent most of his professional life in Vienna, Austria. He is sometimes grouped with Johann Sebastian Bach and Ludwig van Beethoven as one of the ” Three Bs “. 1,015 more words

Inspirational Stories

W8: Nine lives ...

W8 is Kensington and like many of the central postcodes I am spoilt for choice, especially given all the famous (and infamous) people who have plaques to commemorate them. 3,272 more words

W Post Codes

Britain votes most popular anthem

Britain is a nation of happiness and inspiration seekers when it comes to music with a whopping nine out of ten people (95 per cent) boldly claiming that tunes have the power to evoke happy memories. 363 more words


Love is…Casa Labia Museum

The Casa Labia Museum hosted an event on Saturday 16 November 2013, and I had the absolute privilege to attend this show featuring Karen Wilson Harris.  677 more words


The St. Martin's Chamber Choir is truly magnificent

On September 8 of this year, I posted the press release from the St. Martin’s Chamber Choir, which was the preview of programs they are going to present this concert season. 2,010 more words


Surviving Context

Jonathan L. Friedmann, Ph.D.

Some people are sticklers for context. They are hypersensitive about how words are handled and hyper-protective of original sources. For any statement, speech, painting, essay, song, novel or other cultural artifact to have legitimate meaning, it must be appreciated in, and only in, its native confines. 561 more words