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“A Venetian Affair” – an impossible love story of mistresses, mystery and music from the Venice Music Project

The first time you hear soprano Liesl Odenweller effortlessly hit a high note it sends tingles down your spine. The exquisite baroque musicians she accompanies further whip up your emotions with their sweeping strings, fervent flutes and lively lute player. … Continue reading

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Venice Carnival – Costumes, creativity and cameras

Walking around Venice at the height of carnival is a little surreal. Passing my local café I spot the Mad Hatter having a coffee with Beetlejuice. A Renaissance gentleman queues with his groceries in the supermarket. A cat and a … Continue reading

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Lets talk about Casanova

There are times when blogging can be a solitary business – researching, reading and writing alone – but the blogosphere is a friendly community as I found out last month when I met up with writer and fellow blogger Kathy Ann González … Continue reading

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