“HISTORY OF MUSIC”
Want to attend a college class on the history of music? What? You don’t have the time? Ok, how about spending six minutes and viewing one of the most incredible music videos of all-time! From ancient times to the Gregorian chants, Beethoven, Baroque, even Depeche Mode, you’ll sit in awe at the rapid fire history lesson. Perhaps even as amazing as the music, you’ll be fascinated by the artist’s dynamic drawing skills and his quick visual interpretations of some of music’s finest moments.
“VIVO PER LEI” ANDREA BOCELLI with HEATHER HEADLEY
Wow! A musical collaboration for the ages. Andrea Bocelli’s passionate operatic tenor voice mixed with the soulful sounds of R&B’s Heather Headley team up for “Vivo Per Lei”. Andrea has recorded this songs in multiple languages as a duet with artists including Giorgia (Spanish), Sandy Leah (Portuguese), and Helene Segara (French). This time, Heather sings the epic ballad in English. The lyrics speak of eternal love, passion, and optimism. “I don’t remember how but she entered my soul.”
“THE GODFATHER THEME” SLASH of GUNS N ROSES
The instrumental theme to 1972’s “The Godfather” is an elegant orchestral masterpiece that conjures up imagines of Michael, Sonny, and Don Corleone. The theme song is actually titled “Speak Softly Love” with lyrics but it’s best known as an instrumental. During the 1990’s Use Your Illusion Tour, Slash would do an extended guitar solo of the Italian favorite. Nino Rota recorded the version for the soundtrack to the motion picture, it’s a beautiful aural experience that instantly takes you back in time.