Your Gang and Some of Our Gang

  A couple of months ago before relocating to Maryland, I had some time in-between packing to watch some TV. Along with writing and painting about history I love to watch old movies. Turner Classic movie decided to run a marathon of all the  historical Hal Roach Classic Our Gang Series. They aired 48 hours of…

When Jazz Married Art

One of my favorite Jazz pianist is  Thelonious monk. When I was younger I recall siting at the piano  for hours trying to duplicate his melodic- jazzy bebop gospel style.  He is one of the many musicians that inspire my art.  His call and response bebop style of music speak to the soul volumes of…