The Telegraph reports that Michael Nyman, the 68-year-old composer of the film The Piano’s award winning score has relocated from his north London residence to Mexico City, where he feels safer. Says Nyman:
“I feel absolutely no threat or fear in Mexico City. I know there is a huge amount of drug violence in Mexico itself but at the moment it is not in the City.”
Nyman bought a terraced property in the La Roma district of Mexico City in 2008, calling the city a “visual paradise” where he can’t stop taking pictures.
La Roma is one of several parts of Mexico City that has enjoyed a revival in recent years. La Roma itself features Mexico’s famous colonial architecture and a popular arts scene.
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