© 1982 Thriller © 1982 Michael J. Jackson © 1982 MJJ Productions Inc. The most glorious human being who imparted his creative genius musically in the 20th century. I love you more Michael. Here’s to the most beautifully realised child-ego state and creative genius! Sweet and blissful dreams, as ever. _____________________________________________________________________ © 2013-2023 Arvin da […]
Scream © 1995 Michael J. Jackson © 1995 MJJ Productions Inc. One of my favourite MJ videos/songs; it perfectly reflects what it is like being focussed in the waking state and being Black and having every little bigoted shitwit projecting their racially predatory shrapnel onto you… Alas, such moments for moi are ever only fleeting […]
Remember The Time © 1992 Michael Jackson © MJJ Productions Inc. Premiered during Black History Month. Here’s the most marvellously inspiring creative genius of a generation. I love you more, Michael. Dream encounters with this rare soul were magically uplifting. _________________________________________________________________________ © 2013-2023 Arvin da Brgha. All Rights Reserved.
One of the most beautifully phrased duets in the Jazz, if not any, idiom. Simply exquisite. Ray Charles & Betty Carter set the standard for the Jazz duet. _________________________________________ Ray Charlie and Betty Carter © Recorded 1961, Frank Loesser lyricist. Because it really is damn cold out there! _____________________________________________________________________________ © 2013-2023 Arvin da Brgha. All […]
Kathleen Battle and The Wynton Marsalis Septet. Merry Christmas dreamers… you are the best kind of people going! ___________________________________________________________________ © 2013-2023 Arvin da Brgha. All Rights Reserved.
1982 Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl Weather Report’s Birdland accompanied by the Manhattan Transfer Music to keep alive the child-ego state! Create! Fly! http://manhattantransfer.net/ http://www.playboyjazzfestival.com/ ____________________________________________________________________________ © 2013-2023 Arvin da Brgha. All Rights Reserved.
This is the music of dreams… happy belated birthday Daddy, who, had he lived, would have been 97 yesterday… such sweet rapture to dream of you! I love you more… ____________________________________________________________________________ © 2013-2023 Arvin da Brgha. All Rights Reserved.
Filmed lived performance of Duke Ellington and orchestra with the inimitable Billy Strayhorn in the audience. Duke Ellington & His Orchestra: Cat Anderson, Rolf Ericson, Herbie Jones, Cootie Williams, t; Lawrence Brown, Buster Cooper, tb; Chuck Connors btb; Jimmy Hamilton, cl, ts; Johnny Hodges, as; Russell Procope, as, cl; Paul Gonsalves, ts; Harry Carney, bs; […]