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Hot Rhythm.

Hot Rhythm Oil on Canvas 40 x 48 inc ©1961 Archibald J. Motley Courtesy: Chicago History Museum. Love this rousing masterpiece!   _________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved. Advertisements

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The Man I Love.

© 1974 Ella Fitzgerald Live in Studio Hamburg Germany. 1927 Music: George Gershwin Lyrics: Ira Gershwin Vocals: Ella Fitzgerald Piano: Tommy Flanagan Guitar: Joe Pass Bass: Keeter Betts Trumpet: Roy Eldridge Tenor Saxophone: Eddy ‘Lockjaw’ Davis Drums: Bobby Durham The … Continue reading

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Clark Terry… Good Night and the Sweetest of Dreams.

© 1985 Clark Terry at Chicago Jazz Festival 1920 <O> 2015 Sweet and blissful dreams be yours.  Thanks so much for having enriched all our lives. _____________________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga.  All Rights Reserved.

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Tentacles and boneless chicken breasts.

During much of my three-year stay in Vancouver, there were many dreams involving contact with extra-humans.  I do believe that this betrays the highly focussed extra-human activity in that part of the planet at present.  At the time of these … Continue reading

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The lingering effects of past-life trauma.

The trauma of suffering my first racial attack, of being subjected to the racial predator’s need for sport – the hunt, clearly mirrored past life experiences.  As the next dreams betray, there was one such past life experience.  It was … Continue reading

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