Archive for the ‘music’ Category
Read my article, An exquisitely civilizing moment: Sinatra and Jobim.
The Camp of the Saints counts down Sinatra.
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.
And to celebrate, here’s Bryn Terfel singing Suo Gan, the traditional Welsh lullaby,
If you go to Gerard‘s, you’ll get the lyrics for sing-along.
The International Day of Tango is celebrated on December 11, Carlos Gardel’s birthday.
Here he is, singing Volver,
and here’s my favorite tango couple, Mario & Laura,
In concert at Covent Garden, 1962:
Let’s be succinct about this: I am a big fan of Mr. Sandoval, so I am delighted he received this award.
“What I like the most is the last part of the medal – freedom,” he said, “because I always say that ‘no freedom, no life.
Video of a Good Morning America interview with performance:
Andy Garcia starred in the movie.