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The Queen’s Musick

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Spare me the Albert Hall
August 20, 2012

When my buddy Rita Hunter was awarded the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II, she wrote a hilarious account of her afternoon in Buckingham Palace, including a fruitless search for a loo. (Only royalty pees in Buckingham Palace.)  Rita, being a soprano, noticed especially the music used to accompany the festivities.  A [...]