if you don't own the live recording of Aaron Copland's Clarinet Concerto that Drucker made with Leonard Bernstein and the Philharmonic in 1989, you're missing one of the all-time great musical experiences. (Terry Teachout)
Obama Hieroglyphic: Your president's End The Hate 2009 Tour included a visit to an Ancient Egyptian tomb, where he spotted this 4600-year-old little guy. (Buzzfeed)
Polka gets booted from the Grammys. (New York Times).
Well You Needn't. Thelonious Monk. (lala). Includes the part two minutes into it where Monk calls out "Coltrane! Coltrane".
This doesn't necessarily imply that the parents have to play an instrument. Just having an environment in the home where lots of music is heard helps, and the more diverse the music, the better. (Byzantium Shores). The aworks parenting team has this well covered, between the drummer-spouse and the guy with rather eclectic listening tastes.
Mr. President, we have such high hopes for you, because you, with your moral vision of history, will be able and compelled to change this world into a better place where people will stop waging war. (ABC News)