Category Archives: music

The Sound of Silence

This song of course was made famous by Simon and Garfunkle. The song was written by Paul Simon between 1963 and 1964. Originally the name was “The Sounds of Silence” however the plural was dropped. Apparently the song was not … Continue reading

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Music by Anthony Hopkins

A treat to start every one’s day with: In 2011, André Rieu with his Johann Strauss Orchestra in Maastricht performed “And The Waltz Goes On” composed by Sir Anthony Hopkins Yes that Anthony Hopkins…“I ate his liver with some fava … Continue reading

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Autumn Music List

Looking for some music to inspire the fall mood or setting for dinner table… here is my list of “Music to Listen to for the Fall“ enjoy    

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Blow a Bagpipe day

If you are in awe over the haunting melody of the single bagpiper standing above the low lying mist… then you will love these selections to celebrate this day from traditional to those with a rock twist… enjoy “Scotland the … Continue reading

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National Pickle Day

Today is National Pickle Day. Pickles can be traced back over 4000 years. They have been mated with ice cream, hung on Christmas trees, made into a soup, and even a popular rag song in the early 1000’s. So to … Continue reading

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Mozart on Mozart’s Piano

Mr. Levin is playing Mozart Sonata No. 17 in B flat major KV 570 — 3rd movement   Here is a lecture series by him you may enjoy:    

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Halloween Music

Here is my huge listing of songs, titles A to Z…. updated for 2017 some creepy, some weird, some fun, some kids, some your basic Halloween songs, and  finally some ummm well just a puzzlement on why they are listed … Continue reading

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