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Triton and the thunderbolt: Ayr sees the rise and fall of an ancient sea god

On Friday 15 October 1830, Ayr’s fine new municipal buildings were opened with a grand ball and supper in the ballroom within the new edifice. It had been designed in the neoclassical style – inspired by the buildings of Ancient Greece and Rome – by the Glasgow-born architect Thomas Hamilton. 918 more words

Father of Dunblane victim condemns Farage remarks

A parent whose child was killed in the 1996 Dunblane massacre has joined the chorus of disapproval at comments on firearms ­legislation made by Ukip leader Nigel Farage. 273 more words


Assignment 5 (Listening)

Richard Lainhart – Improvisation at Tanzducer (2007)

I found this video of Richard Lainhart improvising on his Buchla controlled by Haken Continuum. As I’ve discussed in other listening reactions, I have a much better time relating to this type of music when I see it being created and this was definitely the case for this. 282 more words