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Goodwill Goodies

Last spring break I stayed in the city, and one thing on my agenda was visiting Green-Wood Cemetery, a historic cemetery with beautiful views of Manhattan. 485 more words

Jean-Michel Basquiat

December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988

Jean-Michel Basquiat was a significant neo-expressionist artist in the late-70s/early-80s New York City pop-cultural scene. Rising to notoriety as a street artist (he comprised half of the graffiti-art duo, SAMO), Basquiat eventually found a following in various galleries in Manhattan. 183 more words

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Leonard Bernstein

August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990

“The other night I bippy nigh, blabba habba dooby die, mowt say hiddy lie, LEO-NARD BERN-STEIN!” – It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine) 301 more words

Composers

Fred Ebb

April 8, 1928 – September 11, 2004

Lyricist Fred Ebb worked with a number of composers throughout his career, but it was his partnership with John Kander that garnered him his biggest successes. 129 more words

Composers

'Into the Veil' at Green-Wood Cemetery

I like events.  I am not always a free wanderer by nature – when I visit new locations, I like to have something of a goal in mind, and then let the wandering happen as part of my comings or goings.   672 more words

Frank Morgan

June 1, 1890 – September 18, 1949

Francis Wuppermann was an Oscar-nominated character actor who enjoyed immense success over the course of his 35 year career. 166 more words

Wizard Of Oz