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Post 114: Soundscapes

This latest post we have guitarist Tom Attah talking about his involvement in the project: The process of creating the musical part of this historic building’s soundscape started with a … Continue reading

1 February 2016 · Leave a comment

Post 113: Spot the Difference

So, late last year, before the Christmas break, the scaffolding finally came down. Our view from the window was finally clear and we couldn’t believe how much light we had … Continue reading

18 January 2016 · 1 Comment

Post 111: Mentoring Handel & Hendrix

Time has flown and as we near the end of the year, so too is the building phase of our capital project. Tim Caulton, our Heritage Lottery Fund mentor talks about … Continue reading

18 December 2015 · Leave a comment

Post 103: Summer blogging happened so fast

After a brief interlude with chair and learning studio updates I’m back and so much has happened on every front. The highlight is that in a brilliant move a colleague has … Continue reading

14 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Post 102: Jimi’s Chair

Guest post, occasioned by a transfer of accumulated items sourced for the re-creation of Jimi’s bedroom into store at the Museum. Its been a long and very detailed road, taking … Continue reading

30 July 2015 · Leave a comment

Post 101: Kitting out the new learning spaces

Whilst the builders’ continue gallantly with all the physical work on our fantastic pair of houses, my mind has been full of ideas of what exactly to put in our … Continue reading

23 July 2015 · Leave a comment

Post 100: Milestones

I’m feeling quite pleased with myself for being the person to write for our blog’s 100th post – sorry Sarah! – but whilst she is away, I thought I’d reflect … Continue reading

16 July 2015 · 1 Comment

Post 90: Don’t blink…

… Or you will certainly miss it. The speed with which things are progressing at Handel House is impressive. In fact I am away for a few days and whilst a … Continue reading

9 April 2015 · Leave a comment

Post 60: The pre-start meeting

I have just learnt another new phrase which rather like the kick off meeting in Post 1 seems to be a standard building project term. The pre-start meeting, don’t be confused … Continue reading

11 September 2014 · Leave a comment

Post 55: The question of race

We are currently thinking in further detail some of the themes that we want to address. We don’t have much space and won’t be able to cover all we would … Continue reading

21 August 2014 · 3 Comments

Post 52: On the move

As you may have noticed, the project is gaining momentum here at Handel House and yesterday we relocated our offices from the Hendrix Flat to the room below. This is … Continue reading

12 August 2014 · Leave a comment

Post 46: Steamy days and evenings

Given the phenomenal weather at the moment our lovely Georgian terrace is feeling sultry this week but that doesn’t stop us! Yesterday was a case in point. My first meeting … Continue reading

22 July 2014 · Leave a comment

Post 21: Recording, relocating, reviewing

Enthusiasm level: Positive Progress: Thrashing out the detail Quote: “We are all in this together!” I confess to being a little cheeky this week as I have inveigled the staff … Continue reading

27 March 2014 · Leave a comment

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