New boots and new music

Off into Glasgow on Saturday for some essential, if expensive, shopping. The essentials were a new pair of walking boots (Meindl Burma Pro if anyone is interested) and a new pair of glasses (my eyes have deteriorated by 0.5 dioptre in about one month, which was a little startling).
Also stopped off for a lunchtime pint in my favourite grotty city-centre bar (Alfredo’s on West Nile Street) and picked up a choral score for the Messiah, which is the next work to be performed by the local singers of which I’m a member.
Commissioned by Her Maj to get her the new Seth Lakeman CD, I went into HMV and found they were out of stock of that, but did have Karine Polwart and a Wolfstone compilation recommended by a colleague. All very excellent, and, if you’ve never listened to any of them, get hold of the CDs and fill your ears.


One Response to “New boots and new music”

  1. Tom Kerswill Says:

    Oooh, might have to check those last two out!

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