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Tag Archives: Music
Bruce Davidson: Chicago, 1962. I like to think this is playing on the jukebox.
Tom Morris: Portrait of Billy Eckstine (1965) (source) Billy Eckstine was a jazz singer and bandleader of the swing era; listen to his 1951 hit “I Apologize” here.
Louis Mélançon: Leontyne Price as Cleopatra in Samuel Barber’s Antony and Cleopatra (1966)
Beda Stjernschantz: Everywhere A Voice Invites Us… (1895)
Thomas Wilmer Dewing: The Song (1891) More:
Then indeed the marvellous instrument appeared in all its unrivalled splendor. Its graceful curves, its fugitive lines of beauty were such as might drive a Stradivarius wild. Its glaze was of an incomparable limpidity, and the blue in its design … Continue reading