Category Archives: Music
A wonderful craftsman, friend and fellow craft show artist, Paul Namkung passed away this October at 82. I first met Paul in the early 90’s at the New Mexico Arts and Crafts Fair. He made box drums called cajons (Spanish … Continue reading
While visiting friends staying in Phoenix, we decided to skip the heat and visit the Musical Instrument Museum. A considerable collection of instruments from all over the world, interesting demos and a whole room of instruments that visitors can play … Continue reading
Listened to the free concert on the Santa Fe plaza given by Ozomatli and then up to the rooftop bar at La Fonda for some $12 margaritas. Nice views of roof ductwork, the Jemez Mt.s and the Loretto Chapel.
Day trip up to Northern New Mexico see friends and spend a short time along the Rio Grande.
On Saturday Night Live, November 20, 1976
Before the month ends… I wanted to mark the passing of two important musical nonconformists who I admire. On February 1st, Andy Gill; the guitarist for Gang of Four, passed away. I was lucky to see them play in Austin … Continue reading
Argentine soprano Mariana Flores and guitarist Quito Gato perform “Alfonsina y El Mar”, by Ariel Ramírez (1921-2010 ) & Felix Luna. By way of David Yard.