A Strange Taste Of Mozart

Like most music lovers, I'm a fan of Wolfie - Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theuphilus Mozart, as he was baptized - so my ears always prick up when I hear something about him. (Do ears actually do that?) But it took me a while to warm to a strangely hypnotic song that became a world-wide hit … Continue reading A Strange Taste Of Mozart

Mozart Meets Waldo De Los Rios

Although purists might have disliked the practice, making classical music more friendly to modern listeners has always been a regular part of the music world. I've written before about how much I've always enjoyed the swing versions of the classics that many big bands generated during their heyday, and certainly artists like Mantovani -- and … Continue reading Mozart Meets Waldo De Los Rios