John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderly, Miles Davis, and Bill Evans
CARTER Magazine: Today In History
‘Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake’s Shuffle Along, a pioneer musical featuring Josephine Baker, Florence Mills, Caterina Jarboro, William Grant Still, Hal Johnson and others, opened at the 63rd Street Music Hall in New York City on this date May 23, 1921.’
(photo: Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake)
I had the pleasure of meeting Eubie Blake in 1976.
Bejun Mehta “Music for a while” dell Ópera (teatrale) “OEdipus” di H.Purcell dall’album “Down by the Salley Gardens”
“Music for a while” aria di OEdipus di Henry Purcell
Bejun Mehta Contratenor
Julius Drake Piano
Ebenezer Prout, from Fugal Analysis, 1892
“The fugue is the best way God has given us to enjoy his creation.” - Henry Gerike, organist and choirmaster at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis
Georg Philipp Telemann
Concerto for Two Flutes, Bassoon, and Strings in B Minor
A beautiful work by one of the greatest baroque composers.