Archive for May, 2010

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May 29th, 2010

  • Why do my tenors sing flat as a group but perfectly in tune individually?? #

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May 28th, 2010

  • Voice Assoc,Stuart Barr #
  • Must-see deeply moving&brilliant exhib of Tessa Tragar's photos(Purdy HicksGallery)This after lunch(Roast,Borough Market)toBRAINSTORMwit … #
  • Excellent education team meeting with Sean Gregory (top guy) and team to start structuring our young audience building scheme with my ne … #

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May 27th, 2010

  • Enjoyed Fellows' Choir tonight.Preparing Compline-Tallis,Byrd etc.Earlier chaired Performing Arts Committee with student reps,Fellows. #
  • I was sub for John today who,in his new role as opposition treasury spokesman,replied to the Queens' speech in the Lords.He is brilliant. #

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May 26th, 2010

  • Life-affirming combo:2 hours of Chelsea Flower Show(heart-achingly,wonderously beautiful)and Stephen Fry's WAGNER.God Bless the BBC #

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May 25th, 2010

  • Good,functional Voce rehearsal tonight on Monteverdi exquisite Love madrigals Earlier with Churchill's grandson to brainstorm Churchill … #
  • Met with the wonderful Head if Music at the BBC exploring ideas after brainstorming meeting on my new Vocal Futures. Back for quiet night #

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May 24th, 2010

  • My life is like US series 24 ! HRH was wonderful Sat night – giggled with Ali and Ro and shared cello anecdotes. Concert, however, was m … #
  • SAT:Met at Stansted by John,back from Philadelphia;drive to Cambridge for frantic email catch up;to
    Malmesbury Abbey;back to Cambridge!! #
  • SUN:lunch in garden(glorious)for Clive&Sue Hollick's 65th;formal dinner for Ralph Allwood's 60th(drinks in garden – Chapel Choir perf on … #

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May 22nd, 2010

  • Flying back from Havier after fantastic week at Renaissance – fitness, sun, detox, de-clutter. Heaven. Paul and Fi are the best. #
  • While away, Ali had best day of her life at Ivor Novello awards.Patch William up for Best Song. Made friends with Lilly Allen et al. Pap … #
  • Prince Charles tonight! #

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May 14th, 2010

  • Extraordinary event.ARK gala £15mil raised!Uma.Naomi, all A listers.We(my ARK scholarship choir) were the stars though.Then to Patch Wil … #

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May 13th, 2010

  • th 6 from Voce #
  • Off now to rehearse for biggest fund-raising gala in London's calendar! ARK gala – I am presenting my scholarship choir (kids from ARK C … #
  • Feeling inordinately stressed – not sure why…Too much to do-too little time and insufficient support!? Except from John, who is the BEST #

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May 12th, 2010

  • Yest hosted good dinner with senior management Fellows. Today very moved by visit to The Children's Trust in Tadworth. Will form partner … #
  • First Fellows Choir practice tonight. Working towards singing Compline in Chapel. Tallis et al #
  • Feel positive about new politics but I am instinctively positive at the worst of times! As long as they support music in schools (my def … #
  • I'm happy. #
  • I am VERY PROUD of my friend and piano student becoming Foreign Sec! #