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BREAD WITH THAT !!!.

22-3-18. Czech Book Purchased. To Satisfy My Reading Needs. False Dawn at Mala Strana Venue. Heaving !. Will Have to take My Business Elsewhere. Choose Venue over the Vlatava.

Flying Back Later Today. Always Sad. Weather is Bitter. Snow Try,s To Arrive at Iconic Charles Bridge.
Arrive at New Site of Prague Beer Museum. Smetanovo Nabrezi. Praha 1. 110 00.

Obtain Rear Room Table. Table Opposite Me. Over Hear Confab about Bill. Tourists Settling Up among themselves With Euros.
Table soon taken by Young Students. Much Pondering of Food & Pivo Menu,s. While People Watching. Have Fine Garlic Polevka. Plus Baronka.

Waiting Staff Give Patient Time for Student Mind Making.
Large Table Order Begins. Incredulous Expression of Waitress. A Joy !. Student Inquires. " Does Bread come with the Burger " ?. !!!. Continue with Opat Chocolate. Finish with Rather Good. Bakalar Honey Pivo.
New Prague Museum Site. A Success.

MUZEUM KARLA ZEMANA.

22-3-18. After a Article on Radio Praha. Was Interested Enough to Visit the Museum of Karel Zeman.

Nicely Situated Under Charles Bridge. Museum is a Good Mix of Information & Interactive. Ideal for Family,s with Inquisitive Children.

After Study in Advertising ( France ). Zeman Returned to His Native Bohemia. Where at Bata, ( In Zlin ). Got Interested in Animation. Czech Excellence in Animation. Often Starts with Puppet Work. With Zeman it was no Exception.
He was Influenced by the Great Jan Svankmajer.

Zeman,s Fine Film,s Include " The Fabulous World Of Jules Verne " & " Baron Munchhausen ".
There is also a Wonderful Gift Shop. Where you can Purchase. Zeman Films on DVD, Books & T Shirts.

Zeman,s Work went on to Inspire Many People. Like the Film Director Tim Burton.

People have Mentioned my Capitals in Sentence,s. If It,s Good Enough For William Blake. It,s Good Enough For Me !.

KAFKA MUSEUM.

20-3-18. Sandwich & Juice From Bread Gap. Consumed on Kampa Island.

Wrong Time & Place for Czech Museum of Music. & Kampa Museum. Future Exhibitions being Constructed. No Worry. One Door Closes. Another Opens.

Franz Kafka Museum. On Entering. Very Enthusiastic & Informative Staff.

Kafka a Bit of a Enigma to Me. No Doubt He His Very Influential to Many Writers. I Found his Books. Very Heavy Going. Early Writings easier to Access.

Found the Museum Fascinating. He was Very Much in Awe of His Father. So shown in Correspondence. Comes to Terms with his Jewish Identity.

Studied To be a Lawyer at University. Went on to Work in a Insurance Company. To Good Effect.

Did not have Much Luck with the Ladies !. Many Courtships. All to No Avail.
Died at 40 From Tuberculosis.

Received More Fame After His Death. History Owes Much to His Friend Max Brod. Instructed by Kafka to Destroy his Works. Ignored, which Mankind should be Hugely Grateful.

Now Everybody can Enjoy Kafka,s Literary …

NO, NOT SLAVIA.

19-3-18. Re Located to Andel. Lifts to Surface. Work in Progress. At Cine Star. Fabio Fest. Complete with Red Carpet.

Another Bar on the Horizon. U Boldoka. Preslova 353/ 1 150 00, Praha. Some Customers coming to a Drinking Conclusion
Others working Hard on their Personal Computers. Good Place to Watch Sports. Images of Canoe Greats on Walls. Reminds me of Up Coming Boat Race. Which Cambridge gained a Clean Sweep !.

Also Hung on Walls. Collection of Football Scarves from around the World. Not Enough Czech Teams , for My Taste !.

Very Fine Pivo. Well Looked After Pilsner Urquell. So Good Another Follows.


Just When Everything is Going Along Splendid. Along Comes Reply of Recent Praha Derby. Make My Leave has Sparta Lead 3- Nil. Could Not Go Through Three Slavia Goals. Concur with Barmen. A Fellow Sparta Fan. Will Return in Happier Times !.

PIVOVAR LUZINY.

19-3-18. Interesting Talk with Indian Praha Resident. Early Hours Bus & Metro Journey,s . After Plane Delay. Just Glad to be Here.

Next Day. Bizarre Luziny Metro Platform Furniture. Then at Pivovar Luziny. Archeologicka 1. Located in Upper Floor Shopping Centre.

Large Unit. Busy. Start with Luzinsky Jantar, Dobre !. Eat Sausage Curl. Wonderful Mash, with Even Better Sweet Gherkins. Quick Attentive Service.

At Ease. Order Fine Svetly Lezak. Work Lunch Breaks end. Bar Becomes More My Own Territory.

Tempted for Longer Stay.

ALISA IN WONDERLAND.

Classical Music is all about Interpretation . In My Opinion . Czech Music is Best Played by Czech Musicians. Its About Your Soul. The Feel You Have.

Alisa Weilerstein, is a Gifted American Cellist. Gaining Much Recognition. She is Much to be Admired. Having Type 1 Diabetes. Imagine the Problems this May Cause.

Saw Alisa Play in Sheffield. With the Halle Orchestra. Playing the Technical Difficult, Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 1.

To See Her Play the Dvorak Cello Concerto. With the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Was a opportunity not to be Missed.
Usual the Soloist plays Second on a Concert Programme. Open to Change though.

Alisa recorded this for Decca on Disc. With the Much Missed. Juri Belohlavek. I purchase this Before Proceedings . She will be Doing Signings in the Interval.

The Czech Philharmonic will be under the Conductor, Tomas Netopil.
Seen the Orchestra many times over the Years. Now Familiar now with the Faces !. One Cello Player. Centre Stage. Behind the Cellist. Has a Fin…

HUSSITE HYMN ( 100 )

One Hundred Years since the Formation of the Czech Republic. Let the Celebrations Begin.

The Czech Philharmonic Orchestra 2018 UK Tour. Caught up with it at Nottingham. The Theatre Royal, Royal Concert Hall.
Modern Design, Wonderful Sound. The Second Half of Concert. Piece,s From " Ma Vlast ". By Smetana. Everybody Knows " Vlatava ". My Last Hearing from Ma Vlast. " Sarka ", She Would be Right at Home in Nottingham,s Sherwood Forest. Much in Common with Robin Hood !.

The 100 Year Celebrations aims to Bring Czech Culture to the UK. " Tabor & Blanik ". Tonight,s Music, Tick All the Box,s !. Smetana Based These on the Hussite Rebellion. Inspired by the Religious Reformer, Jan Hus. Taking from the Hussite Hymn, Plus Czech Legend.

Conductor, Tomas Netopil, Produces a Fine Orchestra Performance.

Loved the Czech Take on a Very English Classic. " Variations on a Orginal Theme ( Enigma ). Elgar Formed this on His Friends & Acquaintances. &q…