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Here's to a lady who lunched

I was saddened and suprised to learn of Maggie Carson’s death. Saddened because I liked the old girl, and suprised because I thought she’d gone

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A report from the edge

Here’s a reality check from a western musician now living in the Slovak capital, Bratislava: The decline in state contributions (sponsors do exist, but not

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A report from the edge

Here’s a reality check from a western musician now living in the Slovak capital, Bratislava: The decline in state contributions (sponsors do exist, but not

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How to make a happy cellist

Watching the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in concert at the famous Opera House a couple of weeks back, I thought the principal cellist looked a bit

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How to make a happy cellist

Watching the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in concert at the famous Opera House a couple of weeks back, I thought the principal cellist looked a bit

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A Snowstorm in the Sahara

Before leaving for Australia a fortnight ago I left a Pavarotti appreciation at the paper, sensing from the medical reports that he did not have

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A Snowstorm in the Sahara

Before leaving for Australia a fortnight ago I left a Pavarotti appreciation at the paper, sensing from the medical reports that he did not have

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