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PAMET NARODA.

20-10-18. Lenta, Nowhere Better. To Have a Brisk Saturday Morning Walk. Fine Autumn Sunshine Rays Aplenty.

Around the Park. Plenty of Memories of the Nation. ( Pamet Naroda ). One of is of Ivan Martin Jirous, 1944 - 2011.
Founder of the Plastic People Of The Universe. Much Enjoyed My History Lesson In The Park !.


Exhibition " Hall Of Images ". Would Have Loved to have seen. However, Large Weekend Tourist Contingent. Rule the Roost !. Tues - Friday . Priority is Given for School Children. Would Not Want it Any Other Way. By All Accounts. A Fine Exhibition. Maybe a Permanent Site in the Future. Hope So.

Continue into the Middle Of Praha. Keep Away From the Tourist Hot Spots. Find it Wonderful. You Can Be in a Major European Capital City. Though you Would Not Know it Was a Saturday. No One Around. Relaxed Feel.

Lunch at The Delight. That is La Casa Blu. Kozi 857/15 11000 Praha. Mexican Food at its Best.
Afternoon Lay Back in Praha 4.

Evening Drink in Small. Though Fine, Ille…
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MEETFACTORY.

19-10-18. Reaching Lihovar. Finding Meetfactory Quite Straight Forward. Passing Bygone Rail Carriages on way.

Fan of Art Complex DOX. Meetfactory with a Generous Grant from Praha City Council. On Same Lines. Love Feel of the Place.

Come to See Slav Squatting Exhibition. Running to November 4. Visualize Him Now !. Resplendent in Adidas Tracksuit. Smoking. Cheap Vodka in Hand. Pose Common in Asia. Meditation etc. Though Not Necessary with a Tracksuit.

Exhibition Free. Artists Involved From CZ, Polska & Ukraine.
Apart from the Slav Squatting. A Yellow Car is Playing Music into the Gallery.

Lenka Balounova,s take is. A Slavic Women. Russian Based. Fur Covered, Half Naked. With a Bear as a Friend.

Like Mad Dog. From Oleg Kulik in Collaboration with Alexander Brenek, 1994.

I Must Enjoyed. Drink Budvar outside in the Sunshine. Trains Pass to Smichovske Nadrazi. Building across Railway Tracks. With Roof Caved in. Not out of Place in Landscape.


First Day in Praha ends with a Meal. At the…

HUDBA A POHADKA.

26-7-2018. What a Wonderful Combination. Music & Fairy Tales. Fairy Tales a Staple Diet of Czech Culture. Especially around the Christmas Festivity,s .

Know Plenty of Czech Friends. Main Duty is to Read Bedtime Stories to Their Children before Sleep. Only One Wee Problem. Some of these Fairy Tales. Are Really Heavy Stuff !.

First Glance in Exhibition. Which is in the Czech Museum Of Music. Karmelitska 118 00 Praha. Is Of Hansel & Gretel. Young Brothers & Sisters Beware. Wicked Witch Alert in the Forest !. Which Reminds Me I Am Going up to Petrin Hill. Maybe i should Postpone !.

Carry on to Honza ( Jan ). Making His Way in Life. Hloupy, Liny, & Chudy. Not Very Complementary !. Usually a Encounter with a Dragon Too !.

Plenty of Earphones Available Too. To Aid Your Inter Action. The Music Side. Know Quite a Lot. Dvorak, Smetana etc.

Water Section Now. Water Nymphs . Sirens to Lure Unsuspecting Sailors to the Rocks ! The Good Goblins, Macha etc.

Can Really Relate t…

OVERGROWN PATH TO BRANIK.

23-07-2018. Monday Night Concert at the Sukova Sin. Ceske Filharmonicke Kvarteto. Quartet Formed in 2000. Fine Program of Musical Sounds. Mozart Divertimento in D Major, Dvorak String Quartet NO 12, Puccini ( Chrysanthemam,s ) My Favourite Piece on the Night ). No Lull in the Proceedings.

Carry on with Smetana " From My Life ", Janacek " On a Overgrown Path ", Piazzolla " Libertango ". To End with Elgar " Salut " D.

If this was Not Enough. Two Encores. One From Lou Reed. No Fast Rules. Modern Music with Classical. All Played with Precision.

Audience Asian Tourists, Where The Quartet have Some Fame. Plus Ceske Concert Goers.


From Music to Branik Rock. Ceske Mythology Abounds. Branik Hospoda. You Can Sit Outside. Settle Inside. Branik Svetly 10. Cool. Goes Down Well. Pivo Snack in a Jar. " Utopenci ". Friendly & Attentive Staff. Return to Base After Staropramen Extra 12.

A PASSWORD FOR DREAMS.

23-7-18. Holesovice. Industrial, Sweat, Dust & Grime. Spiritual Home of H C Sparta Praha, Hokej.

Can this Be ?. High Structure Of Chrome & Glass. Opposite Iconic Cross Club.
Accenture. Service Industry Supplier. Provider of Office Space. Ano, Nice Looking Building. Fine if You Have Huge & Deep Pockets !

New Vision Cafe. Grand Opening. A Promise Of Fresh, Energy Giving Food.

Meanwhile Further Down. 798 Plynarni. What Was Here ? People Who Worked Here. Working Their Fingers to the Bone. Were Their Dreams Ever Realized ?. No Chance of Knowing. Company who Own Land. Demand Password for Info. Art Expressed on Building by the Disillusioned.


While in District. DOX. Special Art Complex. Always Worth a Visit for Any Inquiring Minds.

Lifelong Friends Chihuly,Libensky & Brychtova. Wonderful Exhibition of Glass Art. Shown in America, Now in The Czech Republic. Vivid Colour,s


Climb up to Data Maze. Internet History from 1969. Landmarks Include 1982 - The Laptop. 1999 -…

I CAN,T GET NO SATISFACTION.

5-6-18. Third Site of Belle Vue Speedway. The Exhilaration & Spectacle , That Was Hyde Road. Then the Use of the Greyhound Stadium. Now the Purpose Built. National Speedway Stadium. On First Viewing. Very Impressive. Many Various Lines. Giving Fine Exciting Racing.

Race Off 2. To See Who Goes on With Russia, Germany & Denmark. From Race Off 1. To Join Hosts Polska in Wroclaw. In The Two Day Finals.

Here to Support Vaclav, Once Sheffield " Pepe " & Jan. Pepe in Marianske Lazne ( Longtrack ), Saturday . CZ Team, Zarnovica, Slovakia, Sunday. Van, Then Ferry to the UK. For Tonight,s Meeting A Heavy Stint for Anyone !.

The Czech Republic Team. Racing Against Six Other National Sides. Must Say the Weather Has Done Us Proud. Not Something Always Associated with Manchester !

We Start Off Well. Easy Win Over Finland. Second Outing. Pepe at the Back Behind Australian & Belle Vue Rider. Max Fricke.

This is World Pair,s Racing. Team Riding a Must !. Last Visit To Th…

MEET THE MUSICIANS 2 : FROM MY LIFE.

16-5-18. Part of the Sheffield Chamber Music Festival. At the Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield.

The String Section of Ensemble 360. Introduce Themselves and Take Questions. They are Gema Rosefield, Cello. Plus Violinists Claudia Ajmone - Mason & Benjamin Nabarro.

Many Instruments are Very Old. Kept in Trusts. Played on Loan. Because of Their Worth. They react to Temperature. Different Players etc. Question From The Floor. Which has also been asked Before in the City Hall. About Bows. They can make a Huge Difference, its True.

I was Tempted to ask Pianist, Tim Horton. Why He Did Not Turn up at the Recent Leamington Music Festival. Prudence Prevailed !.

Concert Begins with Andante Con Moto For Violin, Cello & Piano. By Grieg.

They Explain their Fantastic Feeling of Playing it in Bergen,s Unique Musical Theatre. Overlooking Grieg,s Composing Hut.


Music Continues with Smetana,s Autobiographical String Quartet NO 1 in E Minor " From My Life ". His Happy Younger …