Tag Archives: Playlist

Sonic Gems: A Classical Crossover Christmas

Between my computer’s keyboard having issues and being busy with all the hectic days of Christmas activities, we have been a little busy and not as productive in our number of posts as usual.  Still, I have tried to post … Continue reading

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Gratitude: Songs of Thanksgiving

A little something to listen to in the spirit of the American tradition of Thanksgiving being celebrated on this sacred day.  Sacred to us, perhaps not so around the world.  But, then maybe it should be so.  Actually, every day, … Continue reading

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Classical Guitar

The classical guitar or Spanish guitar is the concert guitar used within classical music and is a wooden guitar using nylon strings.  It is usually played using a fingerstyle approach plucking note with finger nails and sometimes finger tips to … Continue reading

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Great American Song Book II: More Standards To Live By

American Popular Music  Standards are uniquely special and will live on forever in our hearts.  This is a further playlist from this genre for your listening pleasure:

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Quintessential Jazz I

As part of the musical education of my daughters, I am making certain that they are exposed to music that I believe is essential to understanding modern music.  In that, I have taken some time to compile three musical play … Continue reading

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Great American Songbook II: Further Standards to Live By

Part II of the playlist of the Great American cannon that I had previously put up for the enjoyment of all.  50 more to enjoy on your quiet evenings.:

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Ode To Winter – Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell was a Scottish poet who lived from July 27, 1777 through June 15, 1844.  He is mainly remembered for his sentimental poetry, particularly as this centers on human doings and beings.  He founded or co-founded the Clarence Club … Continue reading

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