South Africa on My Mind with Hugh Masekela’s Passing

I read about Hugh Masekela's passing today. I read this obituary early this morning. I have been a fan of his music for a long time and remember getting to see the Graceland concert in Paris in 1987 when he played with Paul Simon. I remember singing "Bring Back Nelson Mandela" his song to free... Continue Reading →


Happy New Year! Buon Anno!

As the first day of 2018 comes to a close in freezing weather, I am cheered by the prospects of the year to come. Surely good wine and great experiences will be part of the picture as will interesting new places and people. What I truly wish for is of course peace on earth but... Continue Reading →

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