Song of the Day for June 28 – July 4, 2021

Monday The finale of Benjamin Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream - Now until the break of day. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BEgafzaxS98&list=PLa9H-OAtVZCBDTt8zUYB92aepHzOYnxD6&index=11&ab_channel=CentralCityOpera Tuesday Beethoven's String Quartet 15, in A minor, Opus 132, "Heiliger Dankgesang" - 3rd mvmt. Molto Adagio Danish String Quartet (19:04) Wednesday Here is the blessing of this project for me. I’m sure that during my education I heard of and heard an examp...
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Song of the Day for June 21 – 27, 2021

Monday It’s Monday, let’s get All the Things Done! Largo al Factotum – Thomas Hampson, Baritone Here a young Thomas Hampson is a guest artist at a New Year’s Eve production of Die Fledermaus. It’s traditional for surprise guests to show up during the second act, a big party scene. You never can tell who’s going to show up. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZLAeUDLnxs&ab_channel=SergioHernandez Largo al factotum Make way for the city's servant.Off to the shop soon. It is alr...
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Song of the Day for June 14 – 20, 2021

Monday Let’s start the week with a little Gershwin! Tuesday Just happened across this lovely duet in my searches…Will Liverman and Lawrence Brownlee perform "Au fond du temple saint " from The Pearl Fishers by George Bizet. (6:27) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07JydjjiQAA&ab_channel=WillLiverman After a self-imposed absence, Nadir returns to the shores of Ceylon, where his friend Zurga has just been elected Fisher King by the local pearl fishermen. The two had once fa...
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Song of the Day for March 8 – 14, 2021

Monday Drive  (as orig. performed by Black Coffee/Guetta)  - 2019 Hilton College Competition Marimba Band  (2:54) Tuesday A vacation in three and a half minutes… Eglise Gutierrez singing Flor de Yumuri by Eduardo Sanchez de Fuentes. Jorge Emilio Rodriguez – Pianist (3:51) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVbwEjf1CIc&list=PLa9H-OAtVZCBpxwIDnbdyDTKOuoVa5ctg&index=7&ab_channel=Prorecordings The Yumuri is a river that crosses the province of Matanzas, in Cuba. In the&nb...
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Song of the Day for May 18 – 24, 2020

Tuesday, May 19  Sull'aria   from The Marriage of Figaro, by Mozart   (3:00) Wednesday, May 20  His Eye is on the Sparrow   Lauryn Hill, Tanya Blouth   (4:17) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H74FBgOZTDw&ab_channel=SAVEDBYGRACE Thursday, May 21  April in Paris   Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong   (6:33) Friday, May 22  Star Wars Theme by One Voice   John Williams   (1:37) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vckky1pCA9c&ab_channel=MatthewVanNess Saturday, May 23  Some...
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