Monthly Archives: December 2005

HAPPY CHRISTMAS 2005

Share

HAPPY CHRISTMAS! There’s a wonderful restaurant in Prague called Restaurace Století where I’ve spent many a happy time with friends and colleagues from the ballet masterclasses. Each dish on Století’s menu is named after a particular luminary of the 20th … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Advent calendar, Dance, Dance Legends, Music | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tania Fairbairn

Share

This is December 24th in my Dance Inpirations advent calendar   As it comes to the end of this advent calendar, I’m left with a very difficult decision: I still have all kinds of people I’d love to pay homage … Continue reading

Posted in Advent calendar, Dance Legends, Playing for ballet class | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Graham Bond

Share

This is December 23rd in my Dance Inpirations advent calendar 24 What works on a piano in the studio very often doesn’t work on stage with an orchestra, so that the first day a conductor comes to rehearsals in the … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Advent calendar, Dance Legends, Playing for ballet class | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ann Hogben

Share

  This is December 22nd in my Dance Inpirations advent calendar 23 24 It was to Annie that David Wall sent me to pick up some tips about playing for class when I was floundering about hopelessly at the RAD … Continue reading

Posted in Advent calendar, Dance, Dance Legends, Music, Playing for ballet class | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Thomas Edur

Share

This is December 21st in my Dance Inpirations advent calendar 22 23 24 My website hasn’t yet become what I once intended it to be, having been hijacked by exigencies and the mundane, but the fact that it’s here at … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Advent calendar, Dance Legends, Playing for ballet class | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mark Morris

Share

This is December 20th in my Dance Inpirations advent calendar 21 22 23 24 Photo © Asya Verzhbinsky, Reproduced with permission On a Saturday lunchtime around this time last year, I walked out of the Sadler’s Wells stage door & … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Advent calendar, Dance Legends, Playing for ballet class | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment