episode #57 month of June

Nature is booming and animals happily multiplying. June is about vivacity and colourfulness of life. June is about the beginning of astronomical summer, summer solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and midsummer night celebration. William Shakespeare: Midsummer Night's Dream The course of true love never did run smooth. Lysander, Act I I know a bank where… Continue reading episode #57 month of June

episode #49 spring in April

The Romans gave this month the Latin name Aprilis. The traditional etymology is from the verb aperire, "to open", and truly trees and flowers begin to 'open', which is supported by comparison with the modern Greek use of word  ‘opening’ for spring. Most of Roman months were named in honour of divinities, and as April… Continue reading episode #49 spring in April

episode #42 February

Spoken word Dante Alighieri: The Divine Comedy reciting Benedict Cumberbatch Music Koop: The Moonbounce Lemongrass: Les Affaires Bonobo: Flutter Gorillaz: Spitting Out The Demons Pink Floyd: Money Beastie Boys: Eugene's Lament Basement Jaxx: Kissalude Björk: Joga Donald Byrd: Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) Jamiroquai: Just Another Story The Drifters: Some Kind Of Wonderful… Continue reading episode #42 February