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Pizza Buona

Just saw that Pizza Buona is looking to move. Priced out by rising rent. Sadly inevitable, though it suddenly reminded me of this, probably the closest I ever came to a restaurant review. 709 more words

Eats

March 18, 1902: Italian Tenors Are a Lire a Dozen | Wretched Richard's Almanac

Tenor Enrico Caruso recorded ten arias for the Gramophone & Typewriter Company in Milan, Italy. He was paid 100 pounds sterling, and was not required to do any typing. 31 more words

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March 18, 1902: Italian Tenors Are a Lire a Dozen

Tenor Enrico Caruso recorded ten arias for the Gramophone & Typewriter Company in Milan, Italy. He was paid 100 pounds sterling, and was not required to do any typing. 166 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Musical Inspiration

Inspire yourself with this poster of a young woman playing a ukulele on the Hanelei Pier on the island of Kauai in Hawai’i.

Ukulele Lady in Hawaii Poster… 212 more words

Enrico Caruso

illustrator: Zafouko Yamamoto

finger painted on

a tablet: angelic cloud

of stars-rays above

Enrico Caruso once said, “ a big chest, a big mouth, 90 percent memory, 10 percent intelligence, lots of hard work, and something in the heart.” 57 more words

Poetry

“O Sole Mio”

I went to hear concert the other afternoon at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin. It was a duo (piano and singer from the University of British Columbia, my alma mater, and one of the songs the contralto chose to sing was “O Sole Mio”. 362 more words

Robert S. Thomson