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"Song for Duke"

I love “tribute songs” because they have such a direct and relevant meaning. “Song for Duke” by Judy Collins is one of the best “tribute songs” in my estimation, specifically because while Duke Ellington was never a significant component of my “music world”, the presentation here still created an emotional response over the loss.

Music

SEND IN THE CLOWNS - Garry Armstrong

“Send In The Clowns”, on its own merit, is a beautiful song from the show, “A Little Night Music.” Judy Collins’ cover has made it a popular favorite for decades. 317 more words

Anecdote

Drink Deep

Today is Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Day 21,964.

Welcome to May.

12 days until Mother’s Day.

Judy Collins turns 79 today. She said, “Do what you love, and you will find the way to get it out to the world.” … 852 more words

Devotions

May 1 in history

305  Diocletian and Maximian retired from the office of Roman Emperor.

880 The Nea Ekklesia was inaugurated in Constantinople setting the model for all later  1,269 more words

History

"Marat We're Poor..."

I’d known, vaguely, that Jacques-Louis David died during a self-imposed exile in Brussels, but I didn’t know that David’s “The Death of Marat” was in the Old Masters collection in the Royal Museums of Fine Arts. 49 more words

Art

81. THE SONG OF THE WANDERING AENGUS/ THE LAKE ISLE OF INISFREE - Hamilton Camp/ W B Yeats

Not until my second year at university did I discover the poetry of WB Yeats. And what a fabulous treat it turned out to be, getting to know his work! 923 more words

Contemporary Folk

Tributes, reissues evoke golden age of Colorado songs

(JUDY COLLINS)

BY STEVEN ROSEN and SPECIAL TO THE DENVER POST

PUBLISHED: June 19, 2009 at 6:20 am |

“Would you like to go to Colorado… 1,199 more words