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The day started with the usual breakfast selection of cereal, bread and a choice of 7 cheeses.
We travelled by charter bus to Ghent for our first rehearsal with other choirs of the commisioned piece for the 1000 Voices concert, a 60 page Penderecki written entirely in Latin. Today there were 300 voices, with choirs from England, Ireland, …
... country side as the train chugs along. The further north we get, the thicker that frost becomes.
On arrival in Ghent I hop on a bus to take me to the university campus. The city is the capital and largest of East Flanders. It appears as if it is frozen in time, buildings are old and medieval looking. A lot of the city is closed off from cars and there are canals and bridges that snake through the city.
I meet with ...
... be able to watch the Belgian national team play among all their passionate fans! I was in Ghent, a town in the Flemish part of Belgium, to watch their game against Korea. The locals are very friendly and it wasn’t hard to meet people. The referee for that game happened to be Australian, and in hindsight I probably should have been less vocal about this. At first I thought it was a good icebreaker, but after Belgium received a ...
... be a transitional thing going on - lots of new buildings interspersed amongst the old. Centuries old churches beside new office blocks, old cobbled streets criss-crossed with tramlines, Macdonalds and Starbucks co-existing with traditional patisseries, cafes, and restaurants. And bicycles. Thousands of bikes weaving there way in and out of buses and trams.
Paid a visit to the Ghent City Museum, or Stadsmuseum GentStadsmuseum. It's centered around a ...
... was invent by a Belgium man named Adolf Sax. Sat down for lunch where Annie got her favorite things- a coke, fries, and a grilled bacon and cheese sandwich. Ari got her favorite things- a Belgium waffle & a side of ice cream. Becca just got a sausage that she was disappointed in. What else is new. Post lunch we ventured back to the square and sat in the sunshine taking it all in. Went to a coffee shop ...