Author Archives: Paul Carey Jones

About Paul Carey Jones

All content Copyright © Paul Carey Jones 2010-2020. Paul Carey Jones is Welsh and also Irish, and he used to be an opera singer back when that was a thing. His first book, based on his hit 'Coronaclassical' blog series, is now on sale worldwide: www.paulcareyjones.net/buy You can contact him via comments here or at: paulcareyjones@gmail.com

Brexit for Musicians: An Englishman Abroad

A British musician starts work in the EU – how did he do it? Continue reading

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Brexit for Musicians: What Happened, What Next?

UK artists are in a deep hole – is there any hope of climbing out? Continue reading

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Brexit for Musicians: Passport to Nowhere

UK artists want an EU-wide musician’s passport. Are they kidding themselves? Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 24: Into the Post-Covid World

“This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.” Continue reading

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Giving It Away: Classical Music in Lockdown and other fairytales

On sale today: The Book of the Blog Continue reading

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Hire Car Top Trumps: Vauxhall Mokka

Rating the world’s most mediocre motors. Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 13: The Death of British Opera

It’s the perfect storm. And any British opera singer who survives it deserves every reward they get. Continue reading

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Hire Car Top Trumps: Audi A4 Avant

Rating the world’s most mediocre motors. Continue reading

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Coronaclassical 7: Living with Covid-19

Cancel everything and go to bed: you fight a virus lying down. Continue reading

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Hire Car Top Trumps: Audi A1

Rating the world’s most mediocre motors. Continue reading

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