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Rest In Peace, Lena Horne

Lena Horne, famous singer and actress, often denigrated in the states because of her race, passed away Sunday evening at the age of 92. New York Times coverage here, wikipedia article here. Of course, members of our (my?) generation will … Continue reading

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Jazz Performance Review

On March 31, I attended Whole Note Wednesday with the Daniel Bennett Group, which plays at the Liberty Hotel every Wednesday from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM. I approached him before the first set to see if I could ask … Continue reading

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Fabrizio Sotti–Inner Dance

Those of you who follow what I write might know of my interest in the interplay between a country’s inherent culture and the music it produces. Italian guitarist Fabrizio Sotti is an apt example. Since the death of Marcus Aurelius, … Continue reading

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