Friday Pearls

Biosyntrx Sunday Morning

Biosyntrx strongly believes that appreciation, exploration and commitment to science, art, music, and humanities, add significantly to the global greater good and are important parts of the intellectual whole. 

Celebrating Atul Gawande, MD, MPH

Sunday, October 01, 2017

It's no secret that we at Biosyntrx are in awe of Dr. Atul Gawande, who has become a conversation changer with international impact regarding the need for medical system checklists that address safety, complexity, affordability, and improved processes regarding diversity, aging, terminal illness, resource conservation, and the out-of-control costs of a health care system that is not working.

Shostakovich Fifth Finale: Leonard Bernstein

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Given the détente-deficient times we are living through and the fact that our Colorado Springs Philharmonic also chose Dmitri Shostakovich's brilliant Fifth Symphony to close last week's season opening, we present a recording of Leonard Bernstein conducting the 1959 New York Philharmonic's version of Shostakovich's Fifth finale for today's Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities.

Celebrating Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2

Sunday, September 17, 2017

The mid-September opening week of the Colorado Springs Philharmonic season is always filled with anticipation, particularly this season, since it will feature exceptionally stunning rising star Lise de la Salle performing Chopin's Piano Concerto no. 2, a favorite of all who appreciate young love fantasy expressed in classical form. The video above features de la Salle playing the first movement of three with the Pacific Musical Festival (PMF) Orchestra.

Wade in the Water

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Today's Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities starts with sincere prayers and hope for strength and safety for everyone in the Southeast US affected by the previous and incoming hurricanes.

Gratitude Matters

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Have you ever been in awe of and grateful for ​information that suddenly presents itself, just when you need it most?

What's Awe Got to Do with It?

Sunday, August 13, 2017

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed. —Albert Einstein   What's awe got to do with it? Awe has everything to do with it!

Gershwin's Summertime

Sunday, July 30, 2017

As possibly even more distractions and hotter August nights approach—I have a smouldering need to listen to “Summertime” from George Gershwin’s innovative folk opera, Porgy and Bess.

Sunday Morning Uptown Funk

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Today's Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music, and Humanities features one of the Bruno Mars / Mark Ronson funk tune videos I keep on my computer desktop, since it never fails to get me up from of my desk chair and moving.

Mahler's Fifth Symphony Adagietto

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Life is short, art is long, opportunity fleeting, experiment dangerous, judgment difficult.  ―Hippocrates  Listening to Mahler's Fifth Symphony Adagietto* is this year's balm for my soul.

Science & Art Innovation: Innovative Genius

Sunday, July 09, 2017

Walter Isaacson was chosen to give the 2014 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) prestigious 43rd Jefferson Lecture. The title: "The Intersection of the Humanities and the Sciences."

Pages:  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5