assaf

Possibly the most sensitive guitarist I have listened to this year. Assaf leads a trio consisting of Ehud Ettan (Bass) and Ronen Itzik (drums) playing a mix of standards and Assaf’s compositions on this, his third album, Naked.. The standards include: Long Ago and Far Away; Someday My Prince Will Come and When Will The…

Hi Brian, I am an American with a South African wife, and we retired here 11 years ago from Boston.  I love jass/zz, spent my adolescence in New Orleans.  Have NOT got into the groove here in CT for some silly reasons. The sad story is that soon we are moving back to Boston, to…

Whose dog was a female and ‘in heat’, agreed to look after her neighbour’s male dog while the neighbours were on vacation. She had a large house and believed that she could keep the two dogs apart. However, as she was drifting off to sleep she heard awful howling and moaning sounds, rushed downstairs and…

Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age. As your beauty fades, so will his eyesight. Housework can’t kill you, but why take a chance Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shovelling the walk before it stops  snowing. The reason women don’t play football is because 11 of them would never wear…

John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional singer. AllMusic’s Scott Yanow wrote, “Dizzy Gillespie’s contributions to jazz were huge. One of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time (some would say the best), Gillespie was such a complex player that his contemporaries…

robert

Birth name Robert David Grusin Born June 26, 1934 (age 80) Littleton, Colorado, United States Occupation(s) Composer, arranger, musician Instruments Piano Labels GRP Records Robert David “Dave” Grusin (born June 26, 1934) is an American composer, arranger and pianist. Grusin has composed many scores for feature films and television, and has won numerous awards for his…