#44 Glenn Miller, In The Mood.
Stanley Turrentine Sextet, Sugar.
Pat Metheny, Just Like The Day.
What kind of harmonica is he playing? A button harmonica, like a button accordion? And why is there a fake fire on stage? Also, you rarely hear an electric guitar or a sax in gypsy jazz.
Bach, The Goldberg Variations (Gould, 1955).
Tito Puente, Oye Como Va.
Helen Sung, Armando’s Rhumba.
Eliane Elias, Live.
George Benson, So What.
Monday, 2017 January 2
Tuesday, 2017 January 3
Tom Thomson (1877-1917).
Wednesday, 2017 January 4
Emily Carr (1871-1945).
Thursday, 2017 January 5
The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) reports that a ‘large new marine protected area could soon be created off the coast of Nova Scotia…. A public consultation is currently underway and we need your help.’ (tx sh)
Friday, 2017 January 6
watched a doc on some of the flora and fauna found on caribbean islands, including dominica.
Saturday, 2017 January 7
‘I was astounded by the way the cave artists used the contours of the cave wall to enhance their work. This is a special quality of cave art that photographs rarely convey,… [giving] the work a dimension that would have been impossible on a flat surface…. This meant that, at least some of the time, the cave artists had painted the animals suggested by the wall rather than imposing their own ideas onto the surface.’ The Cave Painters, 6.
Sunday, 2017 January 8