New England Conservatory : Boston and Around : New friends, Old friends : Practice room shedding : learning things : intense : wonderful : the most challenging thing I have ever done : burgers : Boston winter : Survivors Breakfast : Anthony Coleman : leading to an unknown world : Open Form Scores : Cello, Feet & Cello : Charles Mingus times in Jordan Hall : Graphic Scores : Practice Rooms : THE MosT CHALLENGING ThING I HAVE EVER DONe : Me & Mum : 33G Practice building sunset a short respite and beauty in the middle of the ugly urban : Me & Solomon at the Boston Ballet : More burgers : Hikes : Random late night adventures frolicking with Rebecca Mac & Matthias Kaufman : Crueller - like a donut kinda? : Deep fried Pickles : Cape Cod with Henry (cold but stunning) : Banjo, Cello, Oud : Me : Jake S-M & Ilya Schneyveys in the forest : Me & Sam Kassirer at the NEC Gala : Beautiful Porch Fest Francesca from Hackney Style, if I come back there will be for sure MORE : Carla Kihlstedt : Mike Block : Hankus Netskey : Eden MacAdam-Somer : Nima Janmohammadi : Balla Kouyate : Mary Halverson : Charles Mingus : Iranian Music : Mande Music : Balafon : Timbre : Microtones : Play What You Sing | Sing What You Play : In One Year : Not Bad.
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A lot of these seem to be about food I ate. I should do a whole separate blog post about that - in fact there will for sure be one about bagels - most notable that I till prefer a Brick Lane bagel (London) to any other bagel and that is a fact. Even if they are basically different products. I don't care. Brick Lane Bagel Bake all the way baby.
It is never too late for anything. I took myself to school in my backwards heart led and determined way. Sometimes life makes no sense at all, but I like that a highlight of my time at NEC was getting to dive deep into the music subconscious and conscious of Charles Mingus. Him turning 100 was an opportunity for the School to celebrate his birthday and have students and faculty perform some of his seminal works or interpretations of them.
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