Through the back door……

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Hi Everyone. It’s Saturday night and I’m writing this with Verdi’s Otello on in the background. I’m working on some music from it so wanted to hear the whole thing, and it’s Domingo doing the role of Otello from a production done at ‘La Scala’. I’m having to up my game now. Take things up […]

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All my hard work and trusting it all is starting to pay off……

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I’m absolutely shattered today but I woke up at 4.30am and couldn’t get back to sleep and then I went to help grumpy but lovely Norma (she really does like a good moan but I do love her) with a singing course she is doing. I sat with a 92 year old ex fashion designer […]

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Feeling the strain of following my heart……

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I’m sat in my room in Bushwick in Brooklyn and I had just nearly finished my blog post and the computer just suddenly closed down Firefox and I lost it all. I was nearly finished and the only time I haven’t saved it as I’ve gone along. It’s been one of those shitty days tbh. […]

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Cause I’m free to do what I want any old time

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Hi Everyone, I’m in my own little world today. Very much ‘do not disturb’ going on and having some time to myself. I’ve been moving around so much recently that I just need to focus a bit and get organised and things planned in my head down on paper so I can feel a little […]

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Through the back door……


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Hi Everyone. It’s Saturday night and I’m writing this with Verdi’s Otello on in the background. I’m working on some music from it so wanted to hear the whole thing, and it’s Domingo doing the role of Otello from a production done at ‘La Scala’. I’m having to up my game now. Take things up […]

October 7, 2018

Feeling the strain of following my heart……


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I’m sat in my room in Bushwick in Brooklyn and I had just nearly finished my blog post and the computer just suddenly closed down Firefox and I lost it all. I was nearly finished and the only time I haven’t saved it as I’ve gone along. It’s been one of those shitty days tbh. […]

September 9, 2018

Cause I’m free to do what I want any old time


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Hi Everyone, I’m in my own little world today. Very much ‘do not disturb’ going on and having some time to myself. I’ve been moving around so much recently that I just need to focus a bit and get organised and things planned in my head down on paper so I can feel a little […]

August 25, 2018

Feel the fear and fricking do it anyway…….


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Hi All, I’m just sat in my friends apartment in Belgium. I was singing at a ‘white picnic’ event this afternoon in Knokke, which for all who don’t know is a wealthy part of Belgium where the ‘bourgeoisie’ live. I was asked by a man I’ve sang quite a lot for over the past few […]

August 13, 2018

Back in the Blighty hood…….


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Hi All, I’m in Derby at the moment with my friend Gaynor (Pride and Prejudice Colin Firth part of England). Just back from singing on the streets again over here. It’s been a while so it was nice to do it again. I had a few requests for Puccini and a couple of ‘thanks me […]

July 28, 2018

The Big Apple Part 6


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Hello Everyone, This is my last new York blog post for the time being. I have only 4 more nights here (boo flippin hoo). Gosh, I really felt it earlier today. Sat in Union Sq watching the world go by with tears in my eyes just thinking about leaving. I went to the soup kitchen […]

July 15, 2018

The Big Apple Part 5


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Hi Everyone, I like doing my blog and telling my story. I never thought I would be a writer but I do enjoy writing about what I’m doing but I’m gutted that ANOTHER two weeks has gone by. It’s going too fast. The people who know me really well know I have spent the last […]

June 30, 2018

The Big Apple Part 4


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Hello Everyone, I’m just sat in my sublet in Bushwick, Brooklyn listening to an 80’s playlist on Spotify as I write. Whitney Houston and all that. I’ve been here for just over two weeks and I really like living here. The area is cool and down to earth, with a good community vibe and I […]

June 19, 2018

The Big Apple Part 3


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Hello. Just spent the last few hours here and this is my view right now. I’m just sat in Bryant Park not that far from Times Square. There are loads of little parks here with seats and you just rock up, get on the internet and people watch to your hearts content. There’s some Shakespeare […]

June 2, 2018