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If today is your birthday, best wishes!  This intermittent diary series is a labor of love for me.  It is rare that the view count tops 30.  But it is dates like May 23rd which make it all worthwhile for me.  I take an agnostic approach to the music I post.  It is rare that I filter for quality, although I generally ignore TV music contestants.  So, some days, there is a lot of dross along with the gold.

This not one of those days.  Take the time, today, and click on through.  You will not be disappointed.

Andrea Luchesi:

Ignaz Moscheles:

Scatman Crothers:

Artie Shaw:

Jean Francaix:

Ruth Fernandez:

Helen O'Connell:

Alicia de Laroccha:

Mac Wiseman:

Rosemary Clooney:

Pauline Julien:

Robert Moog:

Ingeborg Hallstein:

Michel Colombier:

Vicky Mosholiou:

Luka Bloom:

Francois Feldman:

Jacopo Gianninoto:

Maxwell:

Jewel:

Monica Naranjo:

Pierre LaPointe:

Malene Mortensen:

Tristan Prettyman:

Sarah Jarosz:

Originally posted to DKOMA on Wed May 23, 2012 at 05:00 AM PDT.

Also republished by An Ear for Music and J Town.

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