A Bit of New Year’s Eve Class

“Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough.” ~ Mark Twain


“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.” ~  Mark Twain

Myrna Loy and William Powell Dance Together


If you have the time and are so inclined, the full piece is well worth the listen – if not, the final wonderfully blistering moments are included below

Strauss ~ Der Rosenkavalier Suite – Detroit Symphony Orchestra ~ Leonard Slatkin






If only, in a world of many “if only’s”… if only there were more Myrna Loy’s







Myrna Loy – Funny Moments


And we have to include the most magnificent of all musical pieces, Beethoven’s 9th, with his wish for universal brotherhood gloriously etched in each movement.  We include the last few moments of the symphony ~

Beethoven ~ Symphony No. 9, ‘Choral’ ~ National Youth Choir of Great Britain West ~ Eastern Divan Orchestra ~ Daniel Barenboim, Conductor ~ Royal Albert Hall, 27 July 2012

A Very Happy New Year to All!

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