Tag Archives: shostakovitch

Ich bin ein Berliner (Briefly)

It still feels like the calm before the storm. We keep coming back to work after the summer holiday, do a few concerts and then have a few days off again. It’s quite nice really, I had a chance to … Continue reading

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Higher! Faster! Lauda!

I may have imagined it, but I have a sneaking suspicion that I slept in my own bed yesterday, or was it the day before? After the Prom where socks were blown off and Christine Pendrill astonished us all with … Continue reading

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Here we go again

Two weeks into my holiday, I decided that I could no longer ignore the pile of paperwork and accounts on my desk. It is difficult to relax with a bulging in tray sneering at you, so I woke up one … Continue reading

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