Alexandra Fits in concert in Medias

A few weeks ago, we had the pleasure of attending a concert given by Alexandra Fits in Medias, as part of the seventh edition of the annual Medieval Festival. Alexandra sang French songs, in a style reminiscent of Edith Piaf and Georges Moustaki. We were thrilled to hear and see how good she was, especially [...]

New album from Chris Isaak

I saw a new video from Chris Isaak this morning, for a song entitled "We Let Her Down". The album is called "Mr. Lucky" and was released this year. You can listen to clips from all of the songs on his album at Recordnet or at Amazon. "We Let Her Down" by Chris Isaak Chris [...]

Washington National Opera's 2008 Rigoletto

This past Monday night, Ligia and I went to see WNO's 2008 production of Verdi's Rigoletto. Our overall impression was positive. All of the elements: cast, direction, costumes, lighting, decor, music contributed to make it a great production. There were a few things that could have been improved, and I'll mention them below. The Kennedy [...]