Tag: jazz

Best composers and musicians

I haven’t done too many lists on my blog yet.  I love lists!  Let’s try one: who are the best composers or musicians, irrespective of genre or style? My definition of best here is highly idiosyncratic–partially who most influenced the music we hear today,… Continue Reading “Best composers and musicians”

What I’m Reading: Becoming Billie Holiday

I bought this book intending to also get a CD of Billie Holiday’s music to go with it.  That was four years ago, and not until recently did I acquire the CD!  So, it’s been on my reading pile awhile. Before I started reading… Continue Reading “What I’m Reading: Becoming Billie Holiday”