Archive for the ‘music’ Category

Sunday palate cleanser: Queen at Wembly

Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Sunday palate cleanser: Stern, Yo-Yo Ma, Ax

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

playing Beethoven’s Concerto For Piano, Violin, Cello & Orchestra Op.56

Sunday palate cleanser: Joe Cocker, 2013

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

at Lanxess Arena

Joe Cocker – vocals
Nick Milo – keyboards
Jack Bruno – drums
Gene Black – guitar
Oneida James-Rebeccu – bass
Herman Jackson – Hammond B3
Norberto Fimpel – sax, percussion
Nichelle Tillman, Laura Jane Jones – background vocals

Sunday palate cleanser: Jordi Savall plays Folies d’Espagne

Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Savall brings to life the Medieval music repertoire.

Sunday Joe

Sunday, June 28th, 2015

An exquisitely civilizing moment: Sinatra and Jobim

Friday, June 5th, 2015

Read my article, An exquisitely civilizing moment: Sinatra and Jobim.

The Camp of the Saints counts down Sinatra.

The Saturday night Century of Sinatra post

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

The fabulous Pundette and the excellent @MarkSteynOnLine are celebrating the Sinatra Century.

Pundette’s countdown includes The Last Dance,

while Steyn is Home on the Range. Home on the range, you ask? Oh yes. Go read it.

Early Sinatra was fabulous.

Beethoven goes salsa

Monday, September 15th, 2014

En español: Barbara Padilla

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

The 2d place finalist of America’s Got Talent, Barbara Padilla, interviewed in Spanish by Jaime Bayly,

She has a new CD out today, available through Amazon. I’d like Andrea Bocelli’s agent to sign her up.

Happy Mother’s Day!

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

And to celebrate, here’s Bryn Terfel singing Suo Gan, the traditional Welsh lullaby,