Saturday, October 06, 2012
Friday, October 05, 2012
The first tune Arihant heard after birth: Willis Conover’s unique alteration of Duke Ellington’s Take The ‘A’ Train. This is the tune I must have heard most often as a baby myself, thanks to Dad’s taste in jazz.
At home, Arihant listens to classical - the usual Beethoven, Mozart, Tchaikovsky mix. We’ll incorporate some jazz soon.
Thursday, October 04, 2012
Monday, October 01, 2012
Remember those days in the colony when not every house had a TV but no one wanted to miss a cricket match? Friends, and sometimes even stran...
I'm wearing a rather remarkable shirt, one that makes me feel like a clown fooling around in a graveyard. Roving eyes latch on to me and...
I generally dislike Wagner. However, I heard a piece by him today and it was sublime and breathtakingly beautiful.
I just can't take it anymore. I should have moved on long back but lingered in the hopes of a miracle. It was not to be and I've fin...