What a Broadway show it would be with music from Wynton Marsalis.. He is a Trumpeter, Composer, won the PULITZER prize for music. He was on " Live from Lincoln Center" PBS last night. I was so depressed. He changed my mood.
Born in New Orleans from a family of music.
Well, it was such FEEL GOOD music, I was clapping to the beat, foot tapping. Jelly Roll Morton, how could anyone be depressed..
Just love Ragtime and Dixieland music.
My Husband was a Jazz Sax player.
Watching the show, OMG! it's Mark O' Conner on the fiddle too.
Thank you PBS and all the trust funds and endowments that make it possible.
Now Don Nemer, he is just fabulous. It must be great to put out music that can change a persons mood. I was so happy after this show. Just the Medicine I needed at the time I needed it.
JAZZ is a Feel Good Music. All you guys out there get into it. Snap your fingers and clap your hands, tap your feet. Get some blood movin..
Marcus Roberts, from Florida was a Quest. he played the Piano also.
I bet I am the oldest blogger around. So Listen up Kiddies,, get yourself an education on JAZZ
I love ragtime, The Duke - Monk- Charlie-Gillespie-O' Conner etc. Does anyone remember Arnett Cobb- Out of Houston. We had a Jazz Club there called the Show Biz.. Everyone you can think of did a number there. Plus comic 's Singers like Tony Bennett--- on and on. Wishing you all a Happy and Sunny Day, Pain free too .
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Yvonne started painting and drawing in High School in Houston Texas. She earned extra money drawing insects in science class for classmates. Yvonne's mother encouraged her to attend art classes at the Art Museum in Houston in the 1960's. After her marriage she moved to Miami Beach, while living on Palm Island she continued her education in art, and Design. Also studied with notable artist from the area. Yvonne was painted by friend Florence Taylor Kushner, from Boston and in women's Who's Who. Florence painted many famous families. Yvonne was lucky enough to receive private tutoring from her. In the 1970's she went to Interior Design School . Years later she started her own Interior Design firm named 'Chez Moi Interior's. Yvonne continued painting and showing her work at Beau Arts in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Also she exhibited her work in North Carolina, the Florida Keys, and at the Childers Art Gallery on Las Olas Blvd (Ft. Lauderdale). Yvonne won the prestigious 'Hortt Art Competition Award' at the Museum of Ft.Lauderdale, Florida. This work of art remained on display for several months at the Museum. Over the years Yvonne has entered many competitions winning countless blue ribbons. A trip to Paris, and a stay in Monmarte where she spent time with a few choice artist's changed her views toward her own art work. Art is truly an expression of experience and love to her. She likes her work to show a moment in time or tell a story. To know more about Yvonne Leyden