Monthly Archives: February 2008

Stravinsky, a cat, a duvet

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Today I’m mostly…curled up in a duvet with a cat and Stephanie Jordan’s Stravinsky dances: Re-Visions across a Century. Continue reading

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Everyday Tooting racism

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Overheard outside St George’s this evening, a conversation between a middle-aged Indian bloke (MIB) and a late-middle aged guy of possibly middle-Eastern descent (MED): MIB: …not so bad, but it’s the Rumanians and Bulgarians who are the real problem MED:…(inaudible)…Poles … Continue reading

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Juan Muñoz retrospective at the Tate Modern

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For years, whenever anyone mentioned the Tate Modern, I’d fall guiltily silent, because it’s one of those places that I hadn’t been to, and didn’t want to admit that I wasn’t particularly interested in going either. Despite coming from a … Continue reading Continue reading

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I want a budda bag

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Dan and I tried one of these in Fulham Road today. I’m afraid it’s a must-have. http://www.buddabag.com/ On the left, sunflower seed bread with scrambled egg & smoked salmon. Slightly out of view, a salad of cucumber & coriander, julienned … Continue reading Continue reading

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“Murder on Swan Lake”

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…is the headline in the Wandsworth Borough News, I noticed at the local garage. Swan Lake usually brings on thoughts of suicide with me (especially in Act II), but it takes all sorts, I guess. Continue reading

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More sundays like these

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To the ROH again to work with Ballet Black. It’s days like these that I love my job, to the extent that I almost envy myself doing what I do. Imagine being paid to play on a glorious grand piano … Continue reading Continue reading

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