Friday Tunes: British Boppers

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We made it through another week and we need some songs to get pumped for the weekend. Mac has recently rediscovered the greatness of Adele’s 19, so her Friday Tune is Tired.   Sticking with the British theme, Al has picked … Read More

Music Monday: Canadian Crooners

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Al’s new favorite song is Wild Things by Alessia Cara (20 years old from Brampton, Ontario). It’s an upbeat song with a bumpin’ beat, which Al always loves in a song!   Mac’s new favorite song is Golden by Ruth … Read More

Judy Collins and the Tucson Symphony Orchestra

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Last Friday, we had the opportunity to see the lovely and ageless Judy Collins perform with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. We waited with bated breath as the house lights dimmed, then a silver-haired beauty floated onto the stage wearing a stunning … Read More

Today In History: Tchaikovsky’s ‘The Nutcracker Suite’

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On December 18, 1892, the unofficial soundtrack of Christmas premiered in St. Petersberg. I attended Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker Suite every December when I was in elementary school, like many other Americans. According to philharmonia.co.uk, about forty percent of major US … Read More