An earful about music, pop culture and whatever else is on my mind.
Sunday, September 27, 2020
Record Roundup: Fall Classics, Vol. 2
Continuing on from last time , here are six more albums from the vast universe of contemporary classical music in 2020. As promised, the pla...
Sunday, September 20, 2020
Record Roundup: Fall Classics, Vol. 1
As we enter autumn and the FOURTH QUARTER of 2020 is staring me in the face, I'm attempting to catch up with classical releases stretchi...
Sunday, September 13, 2020
Record Roundup: Songs And Singers
What is it about a song - an idealized, often compact blend of melody, harmony, rhythm, and words - that can lift you up, comfort you, an...
Saturday, August 29, 2020
Record Roundup: Vox Humana
From choruses to individual singers, there is something about the sounds of other people's voices that can elicit strong emotions - a...
Sunday, August 23, 2020
BLK JKS R BK
We had plans in 2020, didn't we? One of my plans, before the virus laughed in my face, was to feel my way into being a concert pr...
Sunday, August 02, 2020
Movie Night: Blasts From The Past
We can't go to movies. We can't go to concerts. We can't even invite that loquacious and knowledgeable friend over to sit on ...
Sunday, July 19, 2020
Record Roundup: Unclassifiable
"The classical period is certainly, visually, one that is very structured, with gilded moldings and perfection naturally associated...
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