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19th February 2014
by harryfiddler
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Review: SSO / Mozart at the Movies

This was written for Sydney Morning Herald but didn’t make it in due to space issues. Space. The Final Frontier. (Sorry, couldn’t resist.) Mozart at the Movies City Recital Hall, February 6 Reviewed by HARRIET CUNNINGHAM 3 stars No heart … Continue reading

1st September 2012
by harryfiddler
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From the archive: behind closed doors

A guest post from Jeremy Wilson, archivist to Dartington International Summer School Being a Trog gives particular insights into the character and personality of artists, never more so than in the green room. Before going on stage some are quiet … Continue reading

29th August 2012
by harryfiddler
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The Best Present

It all started about a year ago. My brother, organised and thoughtful as ever, emailed me looking for suggestions for our father’s 80th birthday. After listening politely to my hopeless ideas, he said, “Shouldn’t we get someone to write a … Continue reading