As you can plainly observe, this blog is a very casual affair that I only get to once in a while, usually to post interesting videos. I didn’t know much about the internet or blogs when I started it. I am thinking of ways to change it, focus it, and make it interesting Either I will continue at this site or will transfer it to another.
Changes will be coming.
Bernard Herrmann (1911-1975)
One of the great Hollywood film composers. Here his use of the theremin is distinctive, although he used it in a number of other scores.
From: Soundtrack Fred
Michael Manring plays his hyperbass and discusses his music. I became acquainted with Michael and his work a few years ago, and it has been a fascination of mine ever since.
Nils is a helluva guitarist.
From: Nils Lofgren
Are you ready for quarter tones? It doesn’t take long to get used to them if you give it a go. Alois Hába (1893-1973)
From: Wellesz Theater
I very much like this string quartet. Pavel Haas (1899-1944) died in a Nazi concentration camp.
From: Wellesz Theatre
Mick Ronson, guitarist with David Bowie does a here and there Hendrix-style solo.
József Rippl-Rónai (1861–1927)