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Chris Okunbor Knocking On My Door

I like the art of Chris Okunbor, Australia, very much. Recently we made this collab on SoundCloud:

enjoy a YouTube video featuring Chris Okunbor:


Black Orpheus - 6 versions

Catinca kindly added her vocals to my instrumental version of “Manha de Carnaval” by Luiz Bonfa, at first introduced in the sixties in the movie Black Orpheus / Orfeo Negro… 81 more words


About Leaving

When I played this Bob Dylan cover this morning before breakfast, I remembered that I once had similar feelings (maybe with more anger) as I left my stepfather after my mother had made suicide (because he always was beating her when he was filled up with whiskey). 54 more words


St. James Infirmary Blues

Leo Solmer, French jazz musician, kindly gave the permission to add my vocals:

with Louis Armstrong:

I always liked to play (and sing) the St. James Infirmary Blues, on the version below I was supported by a blues harp player from Hamburg and a bass player from Zurich: 28 more words



once I wrote for amazon:
“One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.” With this Nietzsche quote Ludwig van Beethoven would certainly be brought precisely to the point. 1,106 more words


Raindrops keep falling on my head

I tried to sing Burt Bacharach’s famous film-music:

I like Laura’s ironic comment “Umbrellas are for sissies – inconvenient to carry, blow inside out and poke passers-by. 53 more words


Interacting with others beats counting stats

I read an interesting article by blogger Frank from Ohio
“on the blogging community”:
One thought-provoking thesis there:
“Interacting with others beats counting stats…” 24 more words