My favourite listens of the week

It's been a funny old week - warm enough to go out without a coat, and then back to wintry shivers. Still, we should know better - that old phrase 'cast ne'er a clout 'til May be out' can usually be relied on. Interestingly, it is tempting to think that 'May' refers to the month.…

Happiness rhythms – feel alive!

“Life is about rhythm. We vibrate, our hearts are pumping blood, we are a rhythm machine, that’s what’s we are.” ~ Mickey Hart A trio of cool vibes for you today - guaranteed to get those toes tapping and shoulders shimmying! 😀🎶 https://youtu.be/YP_Q8EtAeQ4   https://youtu.be/tfRyPvh1AjE   https://youtu.be/vSmN2S64_DE   “Happiness is not a matter of intensity…

A moment of stillness: three pieces for calm and reflection

A simple theme today - peace, calm, tranquility - three pieces to provide a moment of stillness in our busy lives. Firstly, J S Bach's Prelude in C Minor, performed by David Tayler: https://youtu.be/FnpaMm_2QYc   Next, Dum Transisset Sabbatum by John Taverner (1490-1545), sung by the Tallis Scholars: https://youtu.be/pTLx7aL7dIQ   And finally, a beautiful interpretation of Jarabi…