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My reading of non-fiction books has plummeted the last 2 years. Today, I tend to only read articles. Nevertheless, I think the listed titles will continue to have an appeal in the foreseeable future. 1,471 more words


Ava Mendoza and Jessica Pavone at Gallery at Avalon Island- Thursday, August 25th

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Timucua Arts Foundation, Gallery at Avalon Island and The Civic Minded 5 present
Ava Mendoza and Jessica Pavone solos and duo… 639 more words


Cinema Scarcity - Ack!

A geezer thought.

We rarely watched movies on TV in Lexington in the 60’s. There were few channels and thus, few movies to watch.

I remember there were two channels; Channel 27 (CBS) and Channel 18 (NBC). 492 more words

Stockhausen: Klavierstücke I-IV

performed by David Tudor, or the first below by Herbert Henck

II here, also played by Henck

So… Karlheinz Stockhausen… I have decided that in the future, for composers getting their first post here on the blog, I will include their full name in the post. 1,532 more words


Anthony Braxton - Performance (Quartet) 1979 (1981/2007)

Anthony Braxton: alto sax, soprano (Bb and Eb) sax, clarinet, contrabass clarinet
Ray Anderson: trombone, alto trombone, little instruments
John Lindberg: bass
Thurman Barker: percussion, xylophone, gongs… 18 more words

Avant-Garde Jazz

Dave Holland Quartet: Conference of the Birds

I was feeling a bit disappointed in what was happening to the type of music I was listening back then. When I heard this Conference of the Birds… 34 more words