The beginning of the week was spent rehearsing and performing with my local youth orchestra. It’s always a mixture of enjoyable and frustrating. The whole orchestra could be so good if everyone turned up to all the rehearsals. I can see the conductor getting frustrated having to repeat himself constantly and the people who do… Read More What I did this week, Y1W51: Christmas!!
I didn’t have a terribly exciting time for either of these weeks so I thought I would squash them into one in the hope that I can find enough things to talk about. First, this photo of a Beech tree which I took for my screen saver. I always have a seasonal photo behind my… Read More What I did this week, Y1W45&46: The last of the autumn colours
I did write this post on Monday but the internet wasn’t working so I couldn’t upload photos and then I just forgot about it until today so here we are. I had an important audition on Tuesday so I can’t really remember the first couple of days this week. I think the actual audition went… Read More What I did this week, Y1W37: Solitary tree climbing
Rehearsing and performing incredible music with some of my best friends is a stunning location with (mostly) gorgeous weather; my orchestra’s recent tour to Switzerland was one of the best trips of my life. The coach journey there was very long. The ferry we were meant to catch left Dover while we were still at… Read More What I did this week, Y1W29&30: On tour in Switzerland
Today I got up early (for me) and I had a fried egg again for breakfast (still wasn’t feeling hungry). I did some practice before going out to take my grade 8 clarinet, eeek! I think it went OK though, not much I can do about it now 🙂 When we got back we had morning… Read More What I did on 2 December 2015