A case for and against the feared death of classics, featuring The Beatles, Beethoven, Jan Kubelik, Beiber and other people whose works are alive and kicking.

Listen to and download all soundtracks from our well-received short film, “The Abel Photographer”, along with a preview of our new opening credits and more!

Join me on a little aside quest to track down an old music cassette, a generation older than me, and surprisingly absent from the internet. Will the search succeed at all, or will it become a hunt for something clearly futile?

Following day 1, this is a detailed report of the final day of pre-production of the upcoming short film, ‘Telltale.’

The Rembrandts – I’ll be there for you

The Friends theme song, written by its co-creators Matha Kauffman and David(?) Crane. Performed by The Rembrandts, this is perhaps the best theme music I have ever heard, for any TV show; and its lyrics?…

Claude Debussy – Claire de Lune

Claire de Lune, Claude Debussy, Third Movement of Suite Bergamasque.

Somebody once asked me what my ten most favourite pieces of music were. Well, this is number four. However the list itself is subject to changes inasmuch as I have, quite naturally, not listened to every single piece of music every produced on Earth.…

Without music, life would be a mistake.

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Always fun to see if you can create a Bach or Beethoven from this!

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This instrumental piece, titled, To all the girl I’ve loved before, ranks as one of my favourite violin compositions. When I first heard to it, I neither knew where/who the song had come from, nor whether it was based on an earlier vocal performance.…

The Fête de la Musique, also known as World Music Day, is a music festival taking place on June 21.

The idea was first broached in 1976 by American musician Joel Cohen, then employed by the national French radio station France Musique.…