Category Archives: Berlin

ETERNAL REPOST: IT HAPPENED 70 YEARS AGO: D-DAY ∽ JUNE 6, 1944

The President of the United States of America, Mr. Barack Obama, who has visited Germany five years ago, was in Normandy the next morning, for celebrating the day which helped to end World War II in Europe, then 65 years … Continue reading

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BERLINER JAZZTAGE – TRUMPET SUMMIT 1985: DIZZY GILLESPIE, FREDDIE HUBBARD & WOODY SHAW

This one’s for April, whom I met at a musicians party in November 1985. Sweet April was a very talented pianist from Luxembourg, and I dug her …CHOPIN very much 😉 Enjoy! From the channel description (I’ve watched it ‘live’ … Continue reading

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LISA — A FORGOTTEN SONG — RESURRECTED & RECONSTRUCTED BY BRUNO LEICHT

Thanks for visiting this post at least 114 times in the last week. — Seems to be mighty popular. Dear Folks, this is about one of my favorite movies, one of the very first motion pictures at all containing kinda … Continue reading

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