My Cork Pinboard, ca. 1968
When I was about 14, I had a cork bulletin board where I pinned up pictures of all my idols. I remember every face I had on there. This is that board, recreated.
Cuando Sea Grande
Author Virginia Woolf, portrait by George Charles Beresford.
Jr Tolkien Quotes
JRR Tolkien, author of the Lord of the Rings novel series
Artur Rubenstein, Polish pianist /wonderful interpretations of the the music of Chopin The 10 Greatest Pianists of All Time - Classical Music - Limelight Magazine
I was 14 when Daniel Cohn-Bendit became the face of the revolution. I cut this pic out of Newsweek. So he was haut bourgeois.
by Agence France Presse
Here's a better image to convey what the Guarneri, and Arnold Steinhardt, looked like back in the day. I'd say they were the first string quartet to make chamber music "sexy".
Arnold Steinhardt, first violin, Guarneri Quartet. He was so tall and handsome back in There was a Sunday Times Magazine feature about the then-young quartet. I fell hard for him.
Glenn T. Seaborg pointing to Seaborgium (element on the Periodic Table of the Elements
Ozawa was my conducting idol in teen-age. Seeing him lead a performance of Mahler's at Tanglewood may well prove to have been the musical high point of my entire existence.
Cork Bulletin Boards
Bertrand Russell, the Famous Years