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8PM GMT - Libertarian Question Time

Hello all! At 8pm GMT this evening (for 30 minutes) I’ll be hosting the Libertarian Alliance’s version of Question Time.

To watch it live via YouTube.  17 more words

Sean Gabb

Recordings: Maria João Pires

What a joy it is to listen to Maria João Pires!

At 70, the Portuguese pianist seems to have decided to take a new turn in her career by leaving her long-time recording company, Deutsche Grammophon, and signing on to the much smaller but very active Onyx, and by recently… 406 more words

Classical Music

A Difficult Good-bye

When one journey ends, it’s natural to take a look back at how it began. And that can now be said about my time in Newport, RI and with Yachting magazine. 542 more words

Sailing

Photo(s) of the week: J-24 racing

No matter what day of the week it is, whether its a warm and sunny day or if it’s bitter cold and raining, in the summer and fall, there will be boats out racing on Narragansett Bay. 72 more words

Sailing

New Album: Beethoven, Piano Concertos Nos. 3 and 4

Maria João Pires first recording for Onyx, it’s good but not great:

New Album

An (Almost) Perfect Day on the Water

September is a special time here in New England. Fleets of tourists return to their homeports but there is still boating left to do. Last Sunday was a particularly picturesque day; a cool breeze lingered over the bay, sunshine reflected off the water as if it were a mirror. 446 more words

Sailing