Category Archives: Classical Music

Jethro Tull ~ The String Quartets

  I’ve always liked Jethro Tull, and even though this is not Jethro Tull, this album Rocks…classically. The album has Violins, Viola, & Cellos playing most of this music. Ian Anderson, the master of the flute & front man of … Continue reading

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Focus 8.5 ~ Beyond The Horizon

  Welcome to a new Focus album. Although this was recorded back in 2005, why did it take so long for this to come out? Thijs Van Leer is the only original member left in the band. While it still … Continue reading

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RESOLUTION ~ MEHMET ALI SANLIKOL & WHATSNEXT?

  This album is a jazz combo which features multi-instrumentalist Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, who writes in both contemporary classical & jazz. You can really hear it on this album as well. The album starts off with a fast paced track … Continue reading

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Wish You Were Here – Symphonic Music of Pink Floyd

  One of the few bands who could really pull this off would be Pink Floyd, or, the music of Pink Floyd. Taking tracks which could actually be done originally by an orchestra, this really works well. Most of this … Continue reading

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SNARKY PUPPY ~ Family Dinner Volume Two

  Grammy winning band SNARKY PUPPY, is not what you might expect. I wouldn’t exactly call them Classical or Jazz, but, more like World Music. They are, however, on the Universal Classics label. This comes with an 8 song list … Continue reading

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Pete Townshend’s Classical Quadrophenia

I wasn’t sure what I was going to hear, when I listened to Pete Townshend’s Classical Quadrophenia. I read up on this from Pete Townshend, somewhere down the line. I liked it, but, for me, it lacked something. Nothing bad, … Continue reading

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