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The New Cello, Volume 2 (CD Review)

Franklin Cox is an indefatigable and prolific figure, both as a performer and as a musicologist. This, the second volume in his “New Cello” series, focuses on European composers. 152 more words

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'They are everywhere, watching everything': Syrian man works to expose ISIL's social media lies

In his former life, Abu Rafiq, a short, stocky 35-year-old who was born and raised in Damascus, ran a successful business selling groceries across Syria. Now he heads to work each day equipped with a camera phone. 833 more words


IBYE advice from 2014 winner Richard Barrett, co-founder of Pundit Arena

Richard Barrett, co-founder of Pundit Arena and winner of LEO South Cork Start-up of the Year 2014 has taken some time out to share his IBYE experience and advice with those considering applying at… 8 more words

Greenwood Great House

After a restful night at Half Moon Resort, Bonita and I made the short drive to Greenwood, drove up hill and into the parking lot at the rear of Greenwood Great House. 1,179 more words

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Interview: Jason Eckardt

Last month, Steve Hicken reviewed composer Jason Eckardt‘s CD Subject (get it on Amazon). He wrote, “Eckardt’s music is (in part) a celebration of the physical and psychological acts of performance at levels that stretch the abilities of performers to execute the score and for audiences to follow them on the musical journey…you are not expected to hear everything that is going on in one of Eckardt’s compositions, certainly not on first listening. 1,117 more words

Burning Ambulance

blart books reading

Sunday 7th June @ The Hardy Tree Gallery 

7pm BYOB

Readings from:

Richard Barrett

Chris Stephenson

Cathy Weedon

Marcus Slease

There will also be readings celebrating MJ Weller’s Homebaked Books. 10 more words