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Sir Anthony Hopkins composed a Waltz - it's beautiful

Apart from being one of the greatest actors of all time, Sir Anthony Hopkins has a background as a musician and composed a waltz. It’s beautiful.  12 palabras más


I Will Follow Him

I Will Follow Him was written by Arthur Altman, Paul Julien A Mauriat, Jacques Plante, Norman Gimbel, Franck Marius L Pourcel for the Whoopi Goldberg movie… 133 palabras más

Sunday's Singing Soul

Song of the Day - 'The Godfather Theme'

My theme for my ‘sermon’ this week was pettiness.  The results will become visible in due time, but things are going my way right now.  Power corrupts all of us (let’s get that out of the way), but when it comes to slights, it’s just interesting to see where we all fall along the scale of ‘I will not be the one to break the peace we’ve made here today’, and ‘I don’t feel I have to wipe everybody out, just my enemies.’

So, on that note…



Haiku, And The Waltz Goes On

“Just don’t play any – bad notes or Hannibal will – have you for dinner”

I Will Follow Him by Andre Rieu

Musician and Conductor André Rieu performing “I Will Follow Him” live in Maastricht with his Johann Strauss Orchestra and a huge choir. The amazing singers in the choir really make this performance come to life as they sing along with the music. 26 palabras más


Just don't mention Rieu

Another week another fawning article about André Rieu and what we can learn from him to spice up our boring conventional concert experience. His form of entertainment is a very old type of  frothy intellectually disengaged affair. 327 palabras más


It's National Lasagna Day! Get Jazzed about Food and Music - Italian

There is always nice music playing in a restaurant that goes well with the food we are eating. I want to talk about the different foods and music of different cultures. 202 palabras más

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