I had no idea what I was getting myself into when I stumbled upon this video. One thing for sure, watching this guy perform you get the feeling that with a little work you could do it too. Perhaps that is the magic of some performers, doing the difficult and making it look so easy that you become enthralled. Enjoy.
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I found this quite by accident, but was, ‘ow you say, “sore amazed” when I saw and heard. Now I share this with you.
I just found this a few minutes ago, and find it both entertaining and highly educational. Perhaps like me, you have wondered what an American accent sounds like to non-English speakers. This little video takes you one further and reveals not just how the accent sounds, but how a non-English speaker might perceive the American version of English. On top of it all, the high-energy music is pretty good. What do you think?
After much searching, I finally found my copy of Angel’s Station by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band. This is an album I think every pop music fan should at least hear, and should probably own. Every track on this album is excellent. The album is a triumph in so many ways, not the least of which is Angel Station features a six-note descending theme in most of the songs on the album, woven into the context of each song in a [ Read More ]
Just happened to find this, today. I had no idea what it was about, or where it was going, and I almost passed it by in the first few moments. But then I was captured. Then I was pulled in. This is one of those “must see to believe” dance numbers. Pay special attention to the meticulous editing of this video. Please enjoy as much as I did:
Do you remember the first time you… well, fill in the blank. A wonderful Life Skill is the ability to recreate the first time a you experienced something. There is magic in first times. A bit of a tune from my past started playing itself in my ear, as tunes often do for me. It was orchestral, and lively, and I knew that I knew it. The problem was, it was only a few bars long. I tried to remember it, to pull out [ Read More ]