Monthly Archives: May 2007

Plumbing the depths

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OK, it’s a bit childish, but I thought this was quite a funny number plate for a plumber. Nothing to do with music, IT or dance, but I was keen to get another entry in for May before it ended. … Continue reading Continue reading

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Thank you, Mobile Cycle Service!

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www.mobilecycleservice.co.uk Picture it – two miles from work on the Friday morning before a bank holiday, and the back axle on my bike snapped. On the 50-minute trek from Wandsworth common to Battersea, I had plenty of time to consider … Continue reading Continue reading

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Anton Simon’s Souvenir de Bal and that Corsaire variation

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For year’s I’ve been intrigued by the music for the female variation from Le Corsaire (the one with the Italian fouettés at the end), noting that just very occasionally, you see it attributed to Anton Simon (1850-1916) rather than Riccardo … Continue reading Continue reading

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