Sunday Sleep In ~ "La Boheme" ~ Javier Elorrieta Quintet.

Madrid, Spain born film director & composer Javier Elorrieta stepped out of cinema and slipped into his other passion, singing. Hooking up with four jazz musicians they all put out a great rendition of the 1965 French Classic, La Boheme. 84 more words


Charles Aznavour - Renowned French Composer and Singer

Among his diverse interests, Peter Bergstein enjoys music. Peter Bergstein is passionate about the American vocal group The Eagles and the long-time French singer, actor, and songwriter Charles Aznavour. 269 more words

Peter Bergstein

Cine Files: Two by Truffaut, Wednesday at the Cinémathèque

Wednesday night, (Nov. 12, 2014)the Cinémathèque Québecoise will present Les quatre cents coups (The 400 Blows) from 1959, and Tirez sur Le Pianiste (Shoot the Piano Player) from 1960. 898 more words

Local Arts

Those were the days

‘She’s well preserved for forty, said this twenty year old child on  the train. I cringed in the seat across the aisle from hers and tried to make myself as small a target as possible; a granny who’s crocheting granny squares, trying to be inconspicuous.    464 more words


Theatre Review: What Makes a Man parcels out the words and music of Charles Aznavour — which sounds more promising than it is

It seems that hardly a show can open in Toronto that isn’t a tribute to some troubadour or other. In the past few weeks we’ve had Sarah-Louise Young celebrating Julie Andrews and Raoul Bhaneja celebrating Raoul Bhaneja. 1,003 more words