Tag Archives: choir

Music was my first love

I sing. I love singing. Sometimes I get paid for singing. Which is nice. I’ve mentioned this before, of course, but not in any way which emphasises the huge part it plays in my life.  I generally have some sort … Continue reading

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The ear of the beholder

I don’t like Bach. That’s Johann Sebastian, not Catherine. This is a heinous admission for somebody with aspirations as a singer and musician, but old JSB just doesn’t do it for me.  I realised this while listening to the B … Continue reading

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A bad place

I’m finding that there is a world of difference between being a "night owl", and being an insomniac.  My normal 5 or 6 hours of contented sleep has increasingly been replaced by a mind-racing, fidgetty 2 or 3 hours which simply … Continue reading

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And so that was Xmas

There were times during 2009 when I really wasn’t sure that we were all going to make it to Xmas intact. It’s been a hell of a year in many ways, and increasingly frequent and serious scares and concerns about … Continue reading

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