Cor Anglais

Cor Anglais by Chris Green Sea mists have been building in strength over the last few weeks, and this is the worst one we’ve had. It’s a solid sheet of dense grey. Visibility is down a matter of feet. It is foolhardy to be walking along the narrow path. But the dogs next door were … Continue reading Cor Anglais

(NOT) BEING DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH

(NOT) BEING DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH by Chris Green The knock on the door at 3 am comes as a shock. This is the type of thing I associate with Soviet Russia. Unlike Dmitri Shostakovich, who famously kept a suitcase and a toothbrush beside him ready for the knock, in case he should be whisked off at … Continue reading (NOT) BEING DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH