Chris Botti, Flamenco Sketches.
Joaquin Rodrigo, Concierto De Aranjuez.
Bortnyansky, Sacred Concertos.
Monday, 2017 May 29
Tuesday, 2017 May 30
Wednesday, 2017 May 31
‘After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on–have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear–what remains? Nature remains.’–Walt Whitman (1819-1892).
Thursday, 2017 June 1
Today is the fiftieth anniversary of the Beatles’ Sgt Peppers’ Lonely Hearts Club Band, which some say is the greatest rock album of all time (tho i prefer revolver or rubber soul). Here is a track, A Day In The Life.
Friday, 2017 June 2
‘When the beeches arrived [thousands of years ago] Europeans … were beginning to make massive changes to forest ecosystems. They were clearing trees around their settlements to make room for fields for their crops and clear-cutting more areas for livestock. And because even this was not enough, people were simply driving their cattle and pigs into the forest. For beeches, this was catastrophic.’ The Hidden Life Of Trees, 190.
Saturday, 2017 June 3
Sunday, 2017 June 4
reading about urbino. why? susan is there.