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Remembering Tony Burns: Blues in Time

One of the ideas informing my dramatisation of the Resnick novel Darkness, Darkness for Nottingham Playhouse was that while we ourselves are alive, the dead – the dead that we know – never quite die. 752 more words

Writers & Writing

The early recordings by Dave Brubeck(3)

July 28.2017

Dave Brubeck had recorded as Dave Brubeck Octet before one year before the recording to Coronet label.

He had played with Paul Desmond in this recording. 410 more words


Desmond's Quotes- The Way You Look Tonight

 After focusing on records for so long, this post is a change of pace and a return to one of the original reasons why I started my blog in the first place:  Paul Desmond and Dave Brubeck!   1,085 more words

Dave Brubeck

Saturday 24/06/2017 ** Today's Listening

This is what I have been listening to today

Saturday: 24/06/2017 26 more words

Does this question make my pocket protector look big?

So today, on my way to work, while stopped and waiting for the pilot car (the five Alaska seasons being fall, winter, breakup, spring, and road construction), a question popped into my head:  in the famous Paul Desmond piece “ 401 more words

Student Resources

Take Five with Joe Morello

Not long ago I posted a clip of a drum solo by the great Joe Morello which has proved to be extremely popular. Since a meeting I thought I had this afternoon has been cancelled I’ve decided to… 263 more words


Tuesday 13/06/2017 ** Today's Listening

This is what I have been listening to today

Tuesday: 13/06/2017