Last week in music discussion, our TA offered extra credit to anyone who could find out the name of the motown hit that used the same melody as Bach’s Minuet in G, and what group it was. In my infinite nerdiness, I already knew the answer: “A Lover’s Concerto” by the Toys (thank you Mr.Continue reading “random tidbits”
Charlie Chaplin = amazing. I now have a new appreciation for silent films. Although it takes considerable ability to create witty dialogue and believable conversation, it takes another kind of talent altogether to convey the same humor and emotion without words. In the past two weeks I’ve watched more silent films than I probably thoughtContinue reading “***New obsession warning***”
It’s October 9th, you know what that means! JOHN DAY! Happy birthday to two of my favorite musicians, John Lennon and John Entwistle. J.W.L. 1940-1980 J.A.E. 1944-2002
We watched Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid today in film class. It was adorable, hilarious, and heartwrenching all in one. Oh and I really liked the music. Chaplin was amazing. Another favorite scene.
I can finally say that I’m truly happy to be in LA. I’ve had a kind of love-hate relationship with the city the past two years, but now I’ve grown to love it. The traffic and smog still suck, but I like the feeling of being a part of something big. And I love discoveringContinue reading “gliding down over Mulholland”