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In which we’re back after a long hiatus! And I answer a question that every hairdresser asks themselves when they insist on small talk with me: What does ‘studying music’ mean and entail?
performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under Gennadi Roshdestvensky at the Royal Albert Hall, 2007
Things Mentioned and Additional Reading
“Meet Me On The Corner” by Lindisfarne
🖼️ Hey, Mr Dreamseller! Where have you been? – artwork for my “Elementary Music Education” exam
J.S. Bach: Suite for Cello solo Nr. 4, Prélude – performed by yours truly!
Dmitri Shostakovitch: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No. 1, 1st movement – performed by… me! Piano: Ulrike Payer
Distracted Cellist – my very own YouTube channel!
Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 (Land of Hope and Glory) – performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jirí Belohlávek
Elgar – His Music: Variation on an Original Theme – a list of who each variation depicts
BBC Radio 3 – Elgar/ Enigma Variations – programme notes on the variations