Monthly Archives: July 2010

28-30 July-1985 the beginning of the end of Salzburg

28-July-1985 Sun Went to Dom for mass with Joel & Marci.  I heard some Mozart, but there was also contemporary pieces (not very good).  The instrumentation was choir, organ, and string orchestra.  I lost Marci and Joel afterwards. I found … Continue reading

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27-July-1985 bells and super balls

27-July-1985 Sat. Slept too much all morning, when I should have been buying food & washing clothes.  Staggered down to lunch in bad mood.  Meal was not too horrendous.  Came home with Joel, read USA today, first time I’ve read … Continue reading

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26-July-1985 Fanfare in the Biergarten

26-July-1985 Fri. Talked with John and then with Kevin before lunch.  Kevin was rambling on about how he couldn’t believe Dr. L…{?} was North American Fencing Champion and how other people besides him got scholarship money.  My goal was a … Continue reading

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25-July-1985 Xenakis vs. the Marching Band

This must be the day of the greatest contrasts. It was one of the most memorable nights. 25-July-1985 Before lunch sat on bench in sun w/Kevin and talked.  After lunch went up to fortress with Colette, Barb, Shirly, Debbie, Connie, … Continue reading

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24-July-1985 the crazy gnome-like professor said I was eloquent.

24-July-1985 After lunch I went home to sleep.  After dinner I talked with Alfred (the professor from Edinboro who speaks a zillion languages, has traveled to every corner of the globe, and thinks he’s the carrier of the Socratic tradition … Continue reading

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23-July-1985 So long ago

So long ago.  She had a very sad look in her eye… 23-July-1985 After lunch exchanged money, went to Carolino Augusteum Museum of Salzburg — historical.  For most of the time I was the only person in the entire museum.  Three floors … Continue reading

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21-22 July-1985 – far across the lawn… my pants seem worthless

21-July-1985 Sun. Slept ’till noon.  Finished “Far across the lawn” inspired by concert & M. Davenport.  Went out to eat w/ Joel at Nordsee (a german Arthur Treachers). Not bad.  Met John at Mozart’s Geburtshaus and went to Stern Brau … Continue reading

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20-July-1985. I want to…but I’m too tired.

20-July-1985 Sat. Slept until lunch.  Slept & read after lunch.  Ate lunch with Colette.  After dinner went to a performance of Mozart’s Requiem at Franciscan church.  Stood for whole thing – cost $7.50 but well worth it.  It was pooring … Continue reading

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19-July-1985 – Call Super Chicken

19-July-1985 Did some laundry in the sink.  After lunch John & I walked to Dwarf Garden, etc. He went to meet Colette & Marci at store — I went to the piano.  After dinner went to “Top of Hotel Stein” … Continue reading

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17-18 July 1985 Midnight Sky

Two very different nights on the town interspersed with some the best memories about my music. 17-July-1985 Wed to 18-July-1985 Thurs (missed Munich bus) Nothin really happened during morning.  In afternoon we (John, Tony, Barb, Colette, Shirley & I) went … Continue reading

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