The sound of a nightingale in the holly tree in our front garden, recorded a few days ago. Little moments like this make life joyful.
RIP Richie Havens. January 21, 1941 – April 22, 2013
Fade Away, by the Mummers. Their cover of an obscure Todd Rundgren song!!
Anna Pavlova. my grandmother saw her dance in 1921
John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman. ‘Lush Life’ 1963
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.
- Gustav Mahler