Category Archives: Hywel Davies

Going green

What a difference a week makes. Since last week’s visit the trees are finally starting to get their leaves! This special halfway-house moment doesn’t last very long, neither does the blossom in the hedgerows (Blackthorn?). Another good rehearsal with the … Continue reading

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Up with the lark

Having had a great rehearsal with the Mottisfont Singers, and been part of the Café Culture session on Tuesday I managed to get an early night as getting up to make dawn recordings gets earlier and earlier as the days … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle

One or two things have kept me from Mottisfont over the last two weeks, but should be back in the saddle this week. Rehearsal on Tuesday with the Mottisfont Singers (choir of volunteers) for their debut on the evening of … Continue reading

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Early shift

Over a third into the residency and finally my first post. Part of my residency involves the collection of dawn birdsong. Dawn can begin up to an hour before sunrise so it means early starts and, as spring progresses, earlier … Continue reading

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