Anyone else hear some freakin’ gorgeous overtones in this? Sufjan Stevens. Such a unique voice.
So I saw (pardon my language) a FUCKING INCREDIBLE concert last night. It was the Bob Dylan Songbook at the Global Cabaret Festival at Soulpepper Theatre. I am a huge Bob Dylan fan – he is one of my musical … Continue reading
I woke up to this today. It always makes my heart skip a beat. Particularly when Martha Argerich plays it. (For those of you who knew me in university, remember when I had this as my ringtone?)
Been listening to a lot of Joni lately.
I’m currently very obsessed with this song/the electronica genre lately.
I got to see the incomparable Audra McDonald on Saturday night. The colours in her voice and how they so smoothly connect. It’s unlike any other soprano. Here is one of my favourites from the concert. Music by Steve Marzullo … Continue reading
Saw a documentary of Freda Kelly, The Beatles’ secretary. At 17, she was plucked out of a concert crowd at The Cavern before they were famous and spent a decade with them, almost as family. Made me wish so much … Continue reading
Happy Birthday, Leonard Bernstein. Thanks for being born so this piece exists. Let dreamers dream What worlds they please Those Edens can’t be found. The sweetest flowers, The fairest trees Are grown in solid ground. We’re neither pure, nor wise, … Continue reading
12 years ago today I was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a bone cancer in my left arm. Next year, I will have lived half of my life identifying as a person who has been directly affected by cancer. And the … Continue reading
Featuring my favourite drummer to work with, Robin Claxton.