Hello from the Red Cardinal nest - as Summer really begins to bite..
The tinder dry countryside has seen bush fires these past few days.
We enjoyed our recent Symphony Orchestra concert very much indeed..
We had dinner at the theatre restaurant, the Lyrebird.
I do love Tiramisu...
|Small garden entrance to the Dvorak home|
As well as the fabulous Mendelssohn Concerto for Violin & Orchestra, definitely a family favourite, we loved the Symphony No. 7 in D minor by Antonin Dvorak. My mind went back five years to our wonderful European cruise on the River Elbe, from Berlin to Prague.
As we approached Prague, we visited the town of Nelahozeves, birthplace of Dvorak, whose music I always loved...
|Birthplace of Dvorak|
The house has been converted to a small museum, full of fascinating memorabilia: