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No Symphony For Me

There will be no live Symphony concert for me tonight.  The weather forecast has us getting sleet, ice, maybe snow etc. this evening.  I decided it was the better part of valor to skip the concert, especially since it will … Continue reading

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Christmas Music — Live

Tonight I braved the streets and highways to attend a concert by the Symphony. The temp got up to 33 or 34 today so the street crews had the highways and the main streets in the city (otherwise known as … Continue reading

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Going to the Symphony

I’m going to the Symphony tonight to hear Peter Grimes. I don’t ever remember hearing this before so I’m really looking forward to it. One reason is that is by Benjamin Britten (I think!). Guess I’ll need to check my … Continue reading

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Social Weekend

I’m having a social weekend. It’s amazing how events can all congregate within a few days and you find yourself being a social butterfly. First was Friday night. My pastor’s eldest daughter was married in September in a “destination wedding” … Continue reading

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Concert Saturday Night

I had a ticket to the Symphony for Saturday night’s performance. I was really questioning going since the weather forecast was so iffy. However, the snow wasn’t supposed to start until midnight and I figured I’d be okay with an … Continue reading

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Quick Trip to London

Saturday evening I made a quick trip to London. No planes or trips through airport security were involved. No jet lag was suffered. Our local radio station which broadcasts the Symphony concerts rebroadcast the BBC’s broadcast of the Symphony’s PROMS … Continue reading

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Going to Concert

Tonight I’m going to a concert. Our symphony orchestra is getting ready to leave on a four-city European tour. Tonight they are playing a free concert of the program(s) they’ll be playing in Europe. Their first concert will be at … Continue reading

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