In the midst of relaxation comes a busy day

After just a couple of days here I feel so much healthier and so much happier. It’s almost as though my body and my mind had forgotten what this state was like and has suddenly reawakened. I’d definitely got used to abnormality.Anyway, today was the compulsory last minute trip to the shops to get the [...]


I am never again staying somewhere with comfy sofas

Today has been another lazy day which, quite frankly, is brilliant. This morning I made the most of the two foot thick walls to practice low whistle to my heart’s content. Okay, low whistle might not be as loud as normal whistle but it’s still got some clout, particularly in the upper octave, and my [...]

A day of little gifts, preparations, and music shop annoyance.

So, today I finally received something that I had been waiting for.Peg paste bought from Hobgoblin Music's websiteThis little pot of gunk might just be the key to getting my 'cello in a playable condition again and, considering I've been working at doing just that for some months now, I'm quite excited. I first ordered some [...]