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How important are song lyrics?

I have been asking this question in workshops a lot lately and have had a mixed response from most people. Ultimately, I think that lyrics are important. The lyrics of a song can really touch a person and this is often why somebody may feel so inspired or moved by a particular piece of music. […]

The Eurovision Song Contest 2014

I’m sure that many of you spent your Saturday evening watching the Eurovision song contest, right? This event is interesting to say the least. I think it’s really great that we get to experience music from various cultures and it shows a real insight in to the types of music that each competing country is […]

Marwell Wildlife: DreamNight

Friday 9th May 2014 saw the return of DreamNight at Marwell Wildlife. This event is a very special complimentary evening for children from registered local charities. Children, who otherwise might not be able to enjoy the park, have their very own exclusive look at the animals after hours when our staff, who volunteer their time […]

Marwell Staff Choir

Since late last year, I have been teaching the Marwell Zoo Staff Choir. It’s such a great outlet for employees to enjoy every Wednesday lunch time! Not only is it great for morale, it’s great for socialising too. A couple of weeks back, we sang a couple of the songs we have been learning at […]