The Listening Suite – May 2018 Edition

Well May is here, and it seems that Spring is finally showing up in NYC. I’m grateful to have been able to bring you another episode of The Listening Suite – my third episode after a very long hiatus. I’m going to try very hard to come back strong and bring y’all some good music.…

The Listening Suite – A Jazz Primer

  Happy New Year and welcome to the January 2015 Edition of The Listening Suite! For the first podcast of the new year, I wanted to share a special jazz playlist. I’m calling it a ‘jazz primer’, if you will – filled with jazz classics. Many thanks to Ray Garraud of The Garraud Files for providing the “new”…

The Listening Suite – 2014 Holiday Edition

  Welcome to a special Holiday Edition of The Listening Suite. Tonight’s playlist is a mix of ambient, downtempo, chill “commercial-free” holiday music for your listening pleasure. Listen HERE for the Mixcloud player, or listen and download from the SoundCloud player below. Enjoy and Happy Holidays!  

The Listening Suite – First Podcast 9.6.13

Welcome back to The Listening Suite! I am excited to not only bring you the second edition of the Suite, but our first podcast edition of this week’s playlist. Many thanks to Doug Ramsay, a.k.a. MrFresh, of the Sunday Soundtrack Podcast over at vibesnscribes.com, for all his podcasting and technical wisdom and encouragement. And of…

Music Notes: TweetChat Series from Jua Howard

Earlier this week, I participated in a wonderful TweetChat entitled, “Soundtrack of Life,” (Twitter #chatwithjua) the latest installment in a series of TweetChats hosted by friend to This and That With Calandra and vocalist extraordinaire, Jua Howard. Here’s how Jua described the pending conversation: Like myself, I am sure each of you have signature songs…