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Dana Falconberry Show SXSW

Just wandered in off the street to hear the quirky angelic sound of Dana Falconberry and her group. The voice is a little fragile, the effect slightly lonely. And the group makes music with both instruments and noise. If you … Continue reading

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SXSW – The Music’s the Thing

just walking along – the hill country is alive with the sound of music. Follow me at #sxsw

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Some new music from the Willis Gidney Quintet

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Candide – Optimism Triumphs in Washington

Director Mary Zimmerman has tamed the unruly and fabulous show that is Leonard Bernstein’s Candide. Continue reading

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Garrison Keillor’s New York

Appearing in the elegant Feinstein’s at Loews Regency, Garrison Keillor is engaging, maddening, entertaining, and just about perfect. The maddening first – Keillor is a storyteller who sings, and this is a singing nightclub act. He’s musical to a fault, … Continue reading

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Divas in New York

Since the first of the year, I’ve seen three incredible women in concert in New York City: Barbara Cook, Judy Kuhn, and Joanna Newsom. Perhaps the last is the most interesting. As a rather clueless 55-year-old, I’d never heard of … Continue reading

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