New post on my blog

“Leslie Gore died this week. She was only six years older than I, having recorded “It’s My Party” when she was 16. If I ever knew she was so young, I have forgotten. Had I been a pop music aficionado, I would have had the 45 rpm—and known all about her. But, nerd that was, I had only the sheet music. (Yes, I still have it.)” Read more