Do you have an interest in music? A monthly blog will invite readers to learn something fresh concerning the story – breadth and depth of the world of music. The aim is to be fun, stimulating and informative. Why not try a...
Lifting our lockdown spirits – Lola Lennox sings with her mum and a totally tremendous house band… ‘Wherever You Go’ is the song
The Cream always rises to the top. Japanese drummer girl Yoyoka is very impressive in this clip. Even the late great Ginger Baker would be smiling methinks.
Bobby McFerrin is quite remarkable. Here he is amazing scientists by scaling the heights! Image “Bobby McFerrin be Happy” by jurvetson is licensed under CC BY 2.0
An Oscar winning song and a tremendous performance from Jon B. Image from Commons CC BY-SA 2.0
Mr Isaac Hayes revealing more than a touch of enthusiasm for the music. Image commons CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
This is Wynton Marsallis sharing some thoughts talking about his home town – New Orleans, Louisiana (NOLA).
Have you ever been to a choir rehearsal? Wouldn’t you like to be part of this choir? How does the leader sing all those parts? About the image “Regional Golden Singers at the Tel Aviv Music Center Gala...
Professor Henry Louis Gates is a hugely influential academic in America. He has introduced a new series describing the role of the Black Church in influencing music and culture. Available on Utube, with interviews of Oprah, Dr...
We have to make the most of the opportunities in life, even in a pandemic.
Chick was born on 12 June 1941 Chick died on 9 February 2021 aged 79 years. Chick still lives… through his music and conversations. Chick in his short clip, he describes his first terrifying gig with Miles Davis .