Archive for August, 2012

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August 31st, 2012

  • Romney just made Back to Bush speech. Clint Eastwood clever 'though. CNN good, unlike the Definition of Oxymoron: FOX NEWS FAIR & BALANCED! #
  • Just landed at Oakland airport en route to Napa Valley for Labor Day weekend. It's chilly here! #

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August 30th, 2012

  • Another glorious day in Santa Monica #
  • The Republican Convention (which is a bit like Eurovision Song Contest but without the irony) is fighting for airtime with the BIG STORM #

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August 28th, 2012

  • Aha! #
  • From LA: saw world premiere of THE FACE (Don Crockett/David St John- USC). Dan Norman superb in lead role. #

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August 27th, 2012

  • Bourne Legacy ( not as good as Greengrass's.. Queens' alum) in cinema on 3rd St followed by too much food in Wokcano. Life in Santa Monica! #

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August 25th, 2012

  • Great dinner at Santa Monica Seafood last night. Southern California has the best produce on earth. #

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August 24th, 2012

  • Launched the semester at USC with welcome garden party for Thornton faculty, staff & students. Then photo-shoot of the divine choral faculty #

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August 23rd, 2012

  • Great dinner at 2 Michelin starred Providence in Melrose Ave, LA last night with wonderful friends. Needed my very full-on training session! #
  • Great steak at BOA on Ocean. Absolutely adoring living in LA. into USC tomorrow #
  • Really impressive line up this Fall at Thornton School of Music (USC) where I'm teaching in choral department this term. #
  • Welcome party today at USC and faculty photo. All scrubbed up and ready to go! #
  • Very happy to hear that our good friend Howard Goodall is tweeting about London Youth Choir. Please follow and retweet! Auditions looming… #

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August 20th, 2012

  • Intelligentsia on Abbot Kinny in Venice, LA. Great coffee place after brunch at 3 Square #
  • Hollywood Bowl last night http://t.co/BUtNBQSE #

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August 19th, 2012

  • 3rd St Promenade, Santa Monica bustling with colour, music & people watching. Porcelain-blue sky & VERY HOT #
  • At the Hollywood Bowl- its filling up fast now…. #
  • Dudamel's just walked on stage (with the LA Youth Orchestra)- after Juanes's first brilliant set. Hollywood Bowl is ON FIRE #
  • What a fantastic experience! Juanes has a new FAN. As do his remarkable musicians: Colombian drummers, guitarists and backing singers #
  • 19,000 people on their feet dancing to the Latin American beats- and fireworks…and LA kids with giant flags. Fiesta! #

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August 17th, 2012

  • Fabulous dinner in Santa Monica Seafood in LA. #
  • This is St Polycarps Chamber Choir that I am honoured to have become Patron of. It's a STUNNING sound. Enjoy! http://t.co/CBNFR0sn #