01. August 2013 · Comments Off on Psst … we have an opera company in San Jose, too · Categories: News

From SFCV:

Silicon Valley Goes to the Opera

It’s been a tough row to hoe, but San Francisco Opera General Director David Gockley has finally done it. He got the previously standoffish rich and powerful national center of technology just a few miles south of the city involved with the company in a big way.

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I know, I know, SFCV is very limited when it comes to events in my neck ‘o the woods. Ah well …

01. August 2013 · Comments Off on Never Eat Sandwiches · Categories: News, Stolen Instrument

That’s the lesson.

A violin worth more than £1.2million stolen from a brilliant musician when she stopped for a £2.95 Pret A Manger sandwich has been recovered in the Midlands three years after it disappeared.

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01. August 2013 · Comments Off on TQOD · Categories: TQOD

Who decided the oboe was the instrument of awkwardness.