Charlie Parker’s ornithology

Trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie writes a phrase of «Be-Bop» music on the blackboard in New York, May 1, 1947. (AP Photo) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “It's just music. It's playing...

Where does the art go when it dies? To the museums

“It seems that the critics that prophesy the decline of civilization, they often presuppose that civilization is something fragile, preserved only thanks to the...

Worshipping Freddie

“I would only believe in a god who knew how to dance.” Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Fr. Nietzsche “I won’t be a rock star. I will be...

Me, myself and Iphone

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Music is life

“The only truth is music” – Jack Kerouac ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ As neither the enjoyment nor the capacity of producing musical notes are faculties of the least use...