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Whitney Mather in recital

I went to see Whitney Mather sing yesterday afternoon.  It was her second masters degree performance at Walter Hall with David Eliakis at the piano.  (Probably the first time I’ve heard David play a proper piano!) 276 more words

Performance Review - Miscellaneous

Das himmlische Leben

En toen kwam mijn lief als bij toeval mijn leven binnen gewandeld.

Er zijn muziekwerken die als verhalen verlopen. Er zijn er die een levensloop nabootsen. 493 more words

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When you can't think of anything to write

If you can’t think of anything to write about – listen to some music. It doesn’t matter what it is – blues, classical- it will trigger ideas, sometimes tangential, sometimes direct. 120 more words

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William Patrick Purcell (1845-1879)


William Patrick Purcell led a difficult life. When he was four years old, in 1848, he accompanied his mother, a convict, from Cork, Ireland to Tasmania. 92 more words