Friday, September 9, 2011


Yes, gentle readers, I've been lazy again lately.  I guess you'll just have to get used to my absences.  I've been enjoying our cooler autumn weather.  But today's post will go from cool to red hot.

Let me explain.  I had never heard of Patricia Barber before this morning.  But I discovered her on my friend Dana's blog, Bug's Eve View.  I listened to the recording there and said "Wow!"  (I encourage you to visit her blog and listen to "Let It Rain", too.)  So then I went to You Tube and found Barber and her jazz quartet performing "Norwegian Wood".  Just give a listen.  Warning: it's 10 minutes long but the drum solo at the end is well worth the wait.  So, without further ado . . .


  1. Wow! "Spectacular" is an understatement. I need more of her music. Thanks for turning me on to her. :)


  2. Indeed my pleasure Scott. There are quite a few selections by her on You Tube.

  3. I'm glad I was able to make the introduction :)

    One morning in 2003 or 2004 I woke up to an interview with Patricia Barber on public radio. I immediately ordered her Modern Cool CD - I was hooked!

  4. A pretty impressive introduction to Patricia Barber and her jazz quartet for me at least!

  5. Great find. Certainly appreciation you and Dana bringing it to our attention. Very tasty!!


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