Thursday, May 10, 2018

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Frank Sinatra - "Where are you?"

"Where Are You?" is a popular song composed by Jimmy McHugh, with lyrics by Harold Adamson. The song was written for the 1937 film Top of the Town and was originally performed by Gertrude Niesen.

This version is from Frank Sinatra's 13th studio album "Where Are You?".

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Francis Poulenc: Sinfonietta / Nathalie Stutzmann

Francis Poulenc: Sinfonietta / Nathalie Stutzmann, conductor · Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Recorded at Örebro Konserthus, Sweden, 7 November, 2013.

Francis Poulenc: Les animaux modèles, Suite

1. Le petit jour
2. Le lion amoureux
3. L’homme entre deux ages est ses maîtresses
4. La mort et le bûcheron
5. Les deux coqs
6. Le repos de midi

Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire
Georges Prêtre, conductor

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Toscanini: A Monster on the podium!

If Brahms had known that this Monster would terrorize an entire orchestra in order to perform his (Brahms') second symphony "perfectly", I'm sure he would have never composed that symphony!

Elgar: Serenade for Strings, Op. 20

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Apocalypse: The Second World War

In my opinion, the best documentary series about the Second World War !

1. Aggression

2. The Crushing Defeat

3. Shock

4. The World Ablaze

5. The Great Landing

6. Inferno

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Forget Me Never (1999)

Mia Farrow gives a heartbreaking performance as an Alzheimer's patient, in a well-directed TV movie. Also starring Martin Sheen and Colm Feore. The music is by Lawrence Shragge.