Biosyntrx Sunday Morning
Sunday, April 16, 2017
The music and lyrics featured in today's stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music, and Humanities were written by Robert Lowry in 1874.
Sunday, April 09, 2017
The deeply romantic German poetry set to the 1882 "Voices of Spring" Johann Strauss II waltz above, beautifully sung by coloratura soprano Kathleen Battle, happens to be a personal favorite and perfect for an April (poetry month) Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities.
Saturday, April 01, 2017
April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixingMemory and desire, stirringDull roots with spring rain.
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Three years ago I was invited to be one of the speakers at the winter Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians annual continuing education event. One of the thought-provoking, conversation-starter questions Debbie Osborn, the innovative director of the Connecticut Society, asked six of her out-of-state snowed in dinner guests: "What do you fear the most?"
Sunday, March 19, 2017
To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable. —Ludwig Van Beethoven Today we celebrate Beethoven, his final Ninth symphony masterpiece and its majestic choral, "Ode to Joy," which has become the battle cry of humanity and the hymn of possibility.
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Do not go gentle into that good night,Old age should burn and rave at close of day;Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
Sunday, March 05, 2017
If music be the food of love, play on. —ShakespeareWhat do you get when three world-class soloists get together to play chamber music?You get greatness—particularly when the three players are Kissin, Bell and Maisky performing Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49.
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Diversity: the love of thinking independently together. —Malcolm ForbesToday's Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities continues to focus on love and commitment.
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Dance is the hidden language of the soul. —Martha GrahamToday's Sunday Morning Stop at the Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities passion, commitment, beauty, poetry and power, as promised for February, the month we celebrate love.Dance is music made vis...
Sunday, February 12, 2017
To feel the love of people whom we love is a fire that feeds our life. —Neruda Today's stop at The Intersection of Science, Art, Music and Humanities features segments of the Luis Enriquex Bacolov soundtrack from the Italian film, Il Postino.This music received universal acclaim and an academy award for the best score in 1995. The Pa...