Tag archive for street organ (RSS)

“Virginity is an overrated virtue”

Posted: November 11th 2018 22:30.

Granddad's Armistice in letters and recollections. Glimpses ante hoc of Cameronians & Royal Scots (52nd Division) in the Eastern Mediterranean and on the Somme; of ambulance trains in Northern France; of 6th Battalion York & Lancaster Regimen...

The Singing Organ-Grinder’s tweets for October

Posted: November 4th 2018 20:12.

More rubbish.

The Singing Organ-Grinder’s tweets for October

Posted: November 4th 2018 20:12.

More rubbish.

Several Viennese musical curiosities

Posted: October 17th 2018 18:36.

Karl Nagl's claim that, unlike the Germans, Viennese organ-grinders are musicians, because they have "crank-sense." And female yodelling with Dudlerinnen Trude Mally and Maly Nagl.

Several Viennese musical curiosities

Posted: October 17th 2018 17:36.

Karl Nagl's claim that, unlike the Germans, Viennese organ-grinders are musicians, because they have "crank-sense." And female yodelling with Dudlerinnen Trude Mally and Maly Nagl.

The Russian folk song in the Coen brothers’ Raising Arizona

Posted: October 9th 2018 11:56.

I thought it was a recent version of Stravinsky's Petrushka theme, but it turns out that Pete Seeger is the intermediary. Plus an East End Jewish version of Khachaturian's Sabre Dance.

The Russian folk song in the Coen brothers’ Raising Arizona

Posted: October 9th 2018 10:56.

I thought it was a recent version of Stravinsky's Petrushka theme, but it turns out that Pete Seeger is the intermediary. Plus an East End Jewish version of Khachaturian's Sabre Dance.

The Singing Organ-Grinder’s tweets for September

Posted: October 1st 2018 17:15.

A rubbish heap in which a Ukrainian nuclear fireman finds romance with Willie Nelson.

Hell in Cornwall, and Brisola the organ-grinder from Brisola

Posted: September 27th 2018 14:37.

Two favourite anecdotes from Maisie & Evelyn Radford's musical mission to the Cornish and thence to the English.

Hell in Cornwall, and Brisola the organ-grinder from Brisola

Posted: September 27th 2018 13:37.

Two favourite anecdotes from Maisie & Evelyn Radford's musical mission to the Cornish and thence to the English.

“Organ grinders to sleep in the wash house”

Posted: September 25th 2018 17:31.

How a mass-produced 1960s joke sign for bars and pubs became evidence of historical authenticity before being censured as a hate crime against tinkers and thinkers (or organ-grinders, as we are often known).

“Organ grinders to sleep in the wash house”

Posted: September 25th 2018 16:31.

How a mass-produced 1960s joke sign for bars and pubs became evidence of historical authenticity before being censured as a hate crime against tinkers and thinkers (or organ-grinders, as we are often known).

August’s tweets from London’s Singing Organ-Grinder

Posted: September 9th 2018 22:49.

Bit late. Twitter trouble.

August’s tweets from London’s Singing Organ-Grinder

Posted: September 9th 2018 21:49.

Bit late. Twitter trouble. Apologies for any distress caused. Money-back guarantee applies.

July tweets from London’s Singing Organ-Grinder

Posted: August 4th 2018 11:24.

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Musical objects found in the Damrak and Rokin Amstel-bed excavations

Posted: July 2nd 2018 18:39.

A treasure trove from the tunnel bores for Amsterdam's controversial North-South metro line.

June tweets from London’s Singing Organ-Grinder

Posted: July 2nd 2018 12:35.

More barrel organ news from Hackney. Includes first posts from Top 10 Russian Football Song series.

Singing Organ-Grinder tweets for April

Posted: May 1st 2018 23:02.

Cranking it up along the River Lea.

Organ-grinding tweets for March 2018

Posted: April 3rd 2018 15:02.

The latest barrel organ news from Hackney, London.

How to perform El retablo de Maese Pedro/de la libertad de Melisendra in Don Quixote with one puppeteer and a narrator

Posted: February 4th 2018 14:49.

Whether Cervantes saw it or not, it is possible as he describes.

Picture-posts

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