Monthly Archives: March 2015

WORLD WAR II STORY

This is from the Story Slam of the 2015 Woodstock Writers Festival. I read the story of a woman who’d been a teenager in London during the Blitz. Her story–and my telling of it–may remind you of the film HOPE AND GLORY, but that’s purely coincidental. The story is 100% true. https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=66&v=sQ2zRgbLDCs Advertisements

My latest entry for “Stupidest Thing I Ever Did”

Yes, it’s real beer, nothing wimpy like ginger ale.     CLICK below http://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2015/03/drinking-games-seniors-vs-seniors

What Love Told Mahler

He dropped the title to the last movement of his Third Symphony, but everyone likes to use it; it makes sense. I hope this excerpt gets you to explore the whole symphony. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9v1dffCkd5I

RECENT VIDEOS & FILM

VISITING ANGELS SPOT http://vimeo.com/album/3243015/video/118593434 password: vangels NY MINUTE Featuring Lew Gardner, Anastasia Browning, David Rios, and many more! http://vimeo.com/107735545 BASSOON RAP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-kzopXjPPNw THE AMERICAN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shbjv6ddPAk NANA http://vimeo.com/104654780 password: Nana BE A KID AGAIN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLNnZDnbJQo&app=desktop VINTAGE DREAMS (silent) https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B5Rq0dnPI4loc1pBc0VGSVpsN0E/edit 4 A.M. IN PARIS http://en.musicplayon.com/play?v=552526 HOME https://vimeo.com/112032557 password: home123  

How I Came to Judge an Indian Dance Contest

Anyone who knows me knows I am not a dancer (although I have managed to fake dancing on film and video and even on stage) and I know next to nothing about the refinements of that art. But back in the 80s, I was an official judge of a competition in dance of the Subcontinent. […]