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Oh God, Where Are You Now? (In Pickeral Lake? Pigeon? Marquette? Mackinaw?)

Anyone else hear some freakin’ gorgeous overtones in this? Sufjan Stevens. Such a unique voice.

Mozambique

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

Ravel Piano Concerto in G

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?)

River

Been listening to a lot of Joni lately.

Home

I’m currently very obsessed with this song/the electronica genre lately.

Some Days

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

The Fool On The Hill

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

Make Our Garden Grow

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.

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

The Astro Droids – The Beatles Medley

Featuring my favourite drummer to work with, Robin Claxton.