September 9, 20080

“If I ever meet Mozart, I’ll have A LOT to say to him..” – Conductor Volker Hartung, on the (highly repetitive and boring) viola parts in Don Giovanni during our rehearsal today.

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July 3, 2008

Bargain-hunting at HMV

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Bargain-hunting at HMV

Liangyou and I went shopping yesterday and we bought a lot of CDs. HMV was having a big sale, and like three years ago, we went away with at least 30 hours of music. (: Our loot for the day: Angela Hewitt Das Wohltemperierte Klavier (Complete), Bernstein conducting Concertgebouw playing…

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May 12, 2008

Upcoming events…

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… include a trip to Austria from the 17th to the 22nd of May, followed by a much-anticipated Milonga on the 24th and more Tango classes by Javier and Andrea on the 25th! With everything falling so nicely in place, it’s only God that could have planned it. It’s gonna…

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September 29, 2007

Bratwurst and Bier…

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Bratwurst and Bier…

(from left) Yibin, Liangyou and I Thanks to LY, we ended up in Paulaner Brauhaus, situated opposite Suntec City. It was an evening of good company and excellent food. A great deal of the evening was spent discussing about reeds, oboe, church and God, and this was by far one…

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September 12, 20070

The wanting and longing to learn the cello still remains. And I realized that I haven’t felt this way since way back then when I was 9. The instrument in question was the Oboe (which I picked up only 8 years later), and what enchanted and captivated me was a…

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