Monday, 25 August 2014
Worked Yesterday. On Day Of Rest !. Old Queens Head. French Footie. Nantes v Monaco. Plus Pivo, of Course. Next Day. Bank Holiday Monday. Rain, Rain, and Yet More Rain !. Perfect Antidote for This. Czech Music on BBC Radio 3. First Up. Queens Hall, Edinburgh. Concert of Music, From Terezin. Anne Sofie Von Otter & Friends. Weber,Svenk, Kamen, Dauber, Schulhoff & Most Famous Pavel Haas. Melodic, Cabaret, Tunes Composed in the Utmost Terrible Conditions. Poetry Read, which Really Moved Me. " View From The Coffee House ", & " Would You Care For a Dessert ". You Can View Them on Vedem.cz. Powerful Stuff. Then Last Nights Czech Prom. From Our Patron of the Dvorak Society. Jiri Belohlavek. Conducting the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Janacek , Overture From The House Of The Dead. Plus Dvorak Cello Concerto. Interval. Talk about the Orchestra,s History. Then Beethoven Symphony No 7. Czech Connection. While Composing. Went to Czech Spa, with Health Problems. Would Have Loved to Be There at the Royal Albert Hall. To See it Live. Three Encores !. Including Dvorak Slavonic Dance & Smetana Bartered Bride. Even Hear Dvorak Slavonic Dances. In the Free Prom. From the Ulster Orchestra. So Rain Do Your Worst. On My Day Off. Downbeat, Not Me !.
Monday, 11 August 2014
Part 1 : Well Spring. By Stephen Morris. Witch,s Persecuted by self appointed Courts. Bobbed in River,s. To See if they Float. Witch in 1356. Burned at the Stake in Praha, Old Town Square. Curses all Her attacker,s. Chief among them a German Preacher. He gets His just Desserts. After pushing & Killing a Italian Girl of the Night. Apparently Loved by Every One. Praha at this Time. Had many Rich German Merchants. In the Ungelt Area. Never Sad to See the Germans Suffer. Especially After What they Did at Lidice !. Magdalena in 2002. Not Happy with Her Lot. Travels to New York. Has a Tarot Reading. Returns to Praha, Meets the Burnt Witch and her guardian, Jarnvithja. Troll who Looks after the Dead, in the River. Magdalena attempts to Get Justice & Revenge for the Killed Witch. Loved the Tales of Ghosts & Praha,s Past. Not Sure about the Occult Parts. One Little Nugget. Occult Followers get Naked and have Sex. Because it Makes their Spells Stronger. Yeah Right !. Find the Attempted Destruction of Charles Bridge. Distasteful in the Extreme !. Remember the Praha Floods in 2002. Helicopter,s Flying Overhead. Then Seeing the Destruction in Kampa Island. People clearing their Homes of Carpets, and their Possessions. The Damp Smell !. Would Read the Other Two Books in The Series Though. Fascinating Stuff.