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Carlisle Floyd,1926-30th September 2021. Opera from the American South.

Composed at least 12 operas, usually writing his own librettos.

George Mraz,1944- 16th September 2021. Great Jazz Bassist.

Vituoso with a sonorous,buoyant tone and agile style.

Parting shot; US Drone mistakenly kills family of 10 in Kabul.

A sorry war; General Mark Milley also takes a hit.

Teresa Zylis-Gara.1930-Aug.28. 2021. Polish Soprano.

A versatile voice,intense delivery and convincing acting ability combined to create an illustrious career.

Marya Columbia,1956-2019. Fearless soul.

Played at St.Paul’s Chapel during the 9/11 recovery efforts which probably contributed to her lung cancer. She worked and succeeded to get accepted as a responder( and for fellow musicians) by the World Trade Centre Health Programme.

The Forever War is brought back to home soil

The Supreme Court: Ssh! Don’t mess with Texas.