Category: The Other Stuff

Developing Your Eye, Day 1: Home

The title for Day 1 of Developing Your Eye is ‘Home’. Now, without wishing to sound poncey, I’ve always thought of ‘home’ as a state of mind rather than a place. I can form an attachment to any one particular place quite quickly, as long as I feel happy and relaxed there, and for this I need books,…

My new toy: a piccolo shelf!

My latest acquisition is a piccolo shelf and it is brilliant. I pinched the idea from some musical friends, to whom I offer my most sincere thanks. A piccolo shelf is a small shelf which is attachable to your music stand, and flautists use it for their piccolos (hence the name). Now, it has dawned…