Quirks

A short and eclectic collection of places around Sydney that make me happy or simply sketch out the city in some way…

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The Royal Botanic Gardens
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Mona Vale Beach
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Timpani…
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Treeside + seaside (you would never know it’s peak hour underneath this photo)
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Niki’s shoes
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Yet to see ‘bills’ posted here…
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Spot the play-dough
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I have written so much music under this tree in rain, hail and sun. Very special place.
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Sharing cake in the Rocks at ‘la Renaissance’ with Niki
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Summer bliss
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Composing on clifftops
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My walk to class each day through the Royal Botanical Gardens
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Little mandarin growing in a flower
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Bamboo performance space for brass trio
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Palm Beach – taking a rest mid-field recording
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The State Library – with a wonderful collection of Medieval music manuscripts in the stacks donated by an English man after the first World War
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Beautiful blooms in the Royal Botanical Gardens above the Sydney Conservatorium of Music
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Newport: the tree of life (always singing with bird-song)
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Beautiful Palm Beach
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Late summer Palm Beach
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Below cliff faces – the thinking space
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Outside the State Library
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Mince pie during Aussie Christmas / Festive season
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Sleepy streets of the Sydney CBD mid-summer
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Walks along rock platforms
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Light the dark – a stance in silence with thousands of Sydney-siders “lighting the dark” to welcome those who flee from their homeland. A space for refuge and peace – this is why so many Australians call themselves Australian. Here we remember this.
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Lunch-break in the Royal Botanical Gardens
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Summertime bliss
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Running through salt-spray
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Springtime blooms
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Rainy Sydney
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Time for tea
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Medieval manuscripts from the stacks of the State Library
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Sydney’s beautiful harbour
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Chilly evenings
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The Opera House
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Life
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Short explorations in the workflow – time for mental rest and a little change of scenery

Sydney: Summer-Winter 2017

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