MARIA ALTMANN
 

MARIA ALTMANN

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LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI
 

LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI

 
Waterloo Community School Foundation Keynote Speech
 

Waterloo Community School Foundation Keynote Speech

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MARIA ALTMANN

MARIA ALTMANN 

 Los Angeles, CA – June 2006 The smell of chicken dumpling soup wafts through Maria Altmann’s home. A collection of antique timepieces is illuminated behind a glass case in the living room. Old photos of friends and family seem to chronicle a great life. Wisdom exudes off the walls. Outside her redwood bungalow, blooming flowers [...]

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LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI

LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI 

Not very sexy undergarments with phrases like “I Hate Men,” “I Am Gay,” and “I Am Not Gay” hang everywhere in Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s studio. The work is simple, yet visionary. It lambastes labels as ignorant and renders sexuality irrelevant. His pieces aren’t just outside the box; they blow the box to smithereens. The painted underwear [...]

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March 2015 Playlist

March 2015 Playlist 

I’m a mix making machine who has finally found the ultimate form of musical expression. One CD per month that defines that 30 day span of my life… a musical diary, if you will, where the songs represent my mood, direction and texture. Each month I pull from my library of classics, and mix in [...]

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March 2015 Country Mix

March 2015 Country Mix 

Some call country music simple. But those people have small minds. If your soul runs deep – there’s a spot for a fiddle to reverberate. Steel guitars are tuned to tug at heartstrings. Real emotion is attached to the lyrics of down home sound. From the sadness of a Hank Williams tearjerker to George Strait’s [...]

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February 2015 Playlist

February 2015 Playlist 

I’m a mix making machine who has finally found the ultimate form of musical expression. One CD per month that defines that 30 day span of my life… a musical diary, if you will, where the songs represent my mood, direction and texture. Each month I pull from my library of classics, and mix in [...]

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February 2015 Country Mix

February 2015 Country Mix 

Some call country music simple. But those people have small minds. If your soul runs deep – there’s a spot for a fiddle to reverberate. Steel guitars are tuned to tug at heartstrings. Real emotion is attached to the lyrics of down home sound. From the sadness of a Hank Williams tearjerker to George Strait’s [...]

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January 2015 Playlist

January 2015 Playlist 

I’m a mix making machine who has finally found the ultimate form of musical expression. One CD per month that defines that 30 day span of my life… a musical diary, if you will, where the songs represent my mood, direction and texture. Each month I pull from my library of classics, and mix in [...]

Continue reading...

January 2015 Country Mix

January 2015 Country Mix 

Some call country music simple. But those people have small minds. If your soul runs deep – there’s a spot for a fiddle to reverberate. Steel guitars are tuned to tug at heartstrings. Real emotion is attached to the lyrics of down home sound. From the sadness of a Hank Williams tearjerker to George Strait’s [...]

Continue reading...

December 2014 Playlist

December 2014 Playlist 

I’m a mix making machine who has finally found the ultimate form of musical expression. One CD per month that defines that 30 day span of my life… a musical diary, if you will, where the songs represent my mood, direction and texture. Each month I pull from my library of classics, and mix in [...]

Continue reading...

December 2014 Country Mix

December 2014 Country Mix 

Some call country music simple. But those people have small minds. If your soul runs deep – there’s a spot for a fiddle to reverberate. Steel guitars are tuned to tug at heartstrings. Real emotion is attached to the lyrics of down home sound. From the sadness of a Hank Williams tearjerker to George Strait’s [...]

Continue reading...