Tag: sondheim

Yesterday, a massively eclectic list of every album I’ve bought and accrued over the last decade-and-a-half. Today, as to give you a better idea of ‘where I am’ in the vast expanse of the percussive, chordal and tonal universe, I’ll give you a brief run-down of what I’m currently listening to on a daily basis. In fact, I’m going to listen to all three of these albums as I write this entry so that you get a nice dose of…

I didn’t actually want to write about this today — I have other, more important things that I should probably be writing about, or doing. However, not being one to back down on promises or obligations, here’s the successor to last week’s post on musical theatre! Last week I looked at the birth and the ‘golden age’ of musicals. It reallywas all fluffy bunnies and lovely string orchestral reprises until 1968… and then Hair arrived on stage. Its full title…

Can you say ‘shoehorned alliteration’? I can! (There are photos in this entry… scroll down if you have a short attention span and just wanna see the goods) I thought ‘Musical Monday’ would be a little vague, so here we are — Musical Theatre Monday. Don’t assume this will be some kind of regular, recurring feature because it probably won’t be. I’ve touched on my love of musicals in the past (it’s actually one of the most popular entries on…