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Repertory breadth: of Bruckner and the Bible

Anton Bruckner is an interesting figure in 19C music history.  I have only a general impression of his music and have never participated in deep study of his works as either a conductor or player.  1,114 more words


Ushering 2017 with Sheila Majid,Malaysia's Lady of Song

December 31, 2016

Welcome 2017 with Malaysia’s Lady of Song–Ms. Shiela Majid

2017 is just a few hours away. Dr Kamsiah and Din Merican present Malaysia’s Lady of Song, Ms Sheila Majid as the guest entertainer for your listening pleasure. 34 more words


Yellow Submarine

And on a lighter note, a friend of mine discovered this. A LEGO kit that features The Beatles “Yellow Submarine” (I love that film).

Now how about that?


Rising for the Moon

Added Fairport Convention´s tenth album “Rising for the Moon” to the old collection the other day. Originally released in 1975, it was the last album with singer Sandy Denny. 65 more words


The horror

Did your life suck in the 70s? Then I guess you have some nostalgia to dive into with the latest edition of UK publication Record Collector (12 2016).



Xmas is Just around the Corner: Peace and Goodwill

December 10, 2o16

Xmas is Just Around the Corner–Let there  be Peace, Harmony and Goodwill Among us

Only 2 weeks away, so let the Christmas spirit open our hearts. 50 more words


Film review: A Family Affair

So, I’ve just watched Angeliki Aristomenopolou’s documentary A Family Affair, about one particular branch of the Xylouris family, a Cretan family of musicians. Aristomenopolou’s film has the misfortune to have the same title as a considerably more easily-found-on-the-internet documentary, Tom Fassaert’s… 1,271 more words

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