Monthly Archives: September 2012


Samsara* is the new movie from Ron Fricke and Mark Magidson.  To use their own terms, this film can be viewed as a meditation on (you fill in the blank).  Haunting, beautiful, poetic, surreal, epic (you fill in the superlatives). … Continue reading

Posted in awesome, cinema, trailers

Argerich plays Lizst

From 1966:  the great Argentinian pianist Martha Argerich plays Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6 by Franz Liszt (Hungarian 1811-1886).  It is sometimes argued that Liszt was the greatest pianist to ever live.  He was most certainly a great and charismatic showman … Continue reading

Posted in music, music (classical)