Hampshire Guitar Orchestra Live Concert

From time to time I get told about events which are happening locally, but not always in time to publish the info. So it was great to hear about a concert by the Hampshire Guitar Orchestra (Hago) well in advance.

For thems that don’t know, Hago is a classical guitar orchestra based in, well Hampshire surprisingly. The Orchestra was formed by Derek Hasted in 1999 and will be celebrating

Size isn’t everything

One of the joys (and dangers) of t’Internet is following links and ending up someplace totally unexpected. For certain types of unexpected there’s always content filters, for others there’s generally a lot of time spent when you least can afford it. Oh well, that’s progress folks…

So anyway I was on LinkedIn looking for potential Links and came across a guy I knew from back in the Big Smoke who was apparently now oop t’North. (I seem to recall I knew that, but age, memory, etc.)

Christmas Cheer, Mistletoe and Beer

I finally did it. Having fully intended to go visit the Lymington Folk Club real soon for a lot of this year and so having made arrangements with a mate for Christmas drinkies, we decided to chance our arm at some live culture. No, not the sort of thing you get in yoghurt nowadays. So off to the Thomas Tripp we erm, tripped.

It was billed as the Christmas bash where every offering had to be