02. March 2008 · Comments Off on I Don’t Do Windows · Categories: Links, Listen

But someone does. 😉

Check it out. Have a listen. (Found via this site)

02. March 2008 · Comments Off on The Oboist’s Life Is Even Better · Categories: Links

You can read about a critic’s life. But trust me on this one: an oboist’s life is even better.

I’ll have my hunk of a secretary blog about it tomorrow. Right now I’m due for the massage and then I’m flying to Italy for a little meal.


02. March 2008 · Comments Off on I was so moved … · Categories: Havin' Fun, Links

Yes indeed, this violin playing robot was so expressive and lovely. I couldn’t stop crying. Besides, the robot looked a bit like a Stormtrooper and what could be better than that?

Oh. Right. A reed making robot. Duh.

02. March 2008 · Comments Off on What Everyone Needs · Categories: Links

Everyone needs opera glasses like these. Right?


02. March 2008 · Comments Off on MQOD · Categories: Quotes

I love music. I love listening to it. But when you just listen, you can be 100 percent; when you have to serve music, you must be thinking of others, not yourself.

-Van Cliburn (NPR interview)