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Master Class: The Art of Dying
George Harrison’s Best Solo Songs

Sunday, March 9th, 2014
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The reasons for The Beatles’ break-up were legion. During the sessions for The White Album, after learning Paul McCartney was playing the drums on his

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Master Class: “The More I Learn, The Less I Know” –
George Harrison’s Best Songs with The Beatles

Thursday, March 6th, 2014
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Last week marked the occasion of what would have been George Harrison’s 71st birthday. In commemoration, I have compiled two lists of his greatest songs

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A Wish – Karen Oberlin and Sean Harkness Illuminate Love

Saturday, February 8th, 2014
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Karen Oberlin and Sean Harkness create the kind of kismet collaboration worthy of becoming classic.Titled for the deft, relatively unknown “A Wish”: Though there’ll be

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WAT’s Proust Questionnaire: Violeta Edelman –
The Sweet Story of Dolcezza’s Gelati and Sorbetti

Friday, August 16th, 2013
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Georgia-native Robb Duncan met his Argentine wife, Violeta Edelman, while sailing down the Amazon. As one romance bloomed in South America, another emerged from a

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KT and Larry Remember Mabel and Bobby

Friday, July 19th, 2013
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A Salute to the Iconic Town Hall Concerts of Mabel Mercer and Bobby Short “Just call me Bobby, although I’m going to be Mabel a

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Piece of Meat – Sherie Rene Scott – Fearlessly Original

Friday, June 21st, 2013
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Sherie Rene Scott is a revelation. Familiar to most of us through roles on Broadway, the artist here presents an evening of unexpected freshness and

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John Pizzarelli’s Got the “World on a String”
With His Sentimental Musical Memoir

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
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This holiday, it seems like every actor, musician, or chef is coming out with a new book just in time for the holidays. Whether it’s

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The musician

Music Makers In Memoirs and Biographies

Friday, November 16th, 2012
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I know there’s someone on your list who really loves music, be it pop, rock, heavy metal, or jazz. How about gifting a great book

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