“May it be an evening star shines down upon you” – a starry night playlist

Last night, I shared this rather grainy, but to me very beautiful, image taken from our front room looking west over Edinburgh's Corstorphine Hill towards the setting sun.  On a clear day, we can see right across to the (usually) snowy peak of Ben Lomond, which we think is about 50miles away as the crow flies.…

Classical meets modern

I can't resist circulating this clip, following my post yesterday about the death of David Bowie. The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is one of Scotland's finest institutions.  One of their regular features is a daily organ recital, where visitors can hear played the magnificent Kelvingrove Organ, which was installed in 1902. Yesterday, this footage of…