Sayaka ShojiplayingBrahms Violin Concerto in D Major, Opus 77(Dec 10, 2005,NHK Music Festival, NHK Hall (Tokyo), Alan Gilbert (conductor), NDR Sinfonieorchester Hamburg).

To give you another example of Sayaka’s performance of Tchaikovsky’s violin concerto in D major, Op here.

Leonard Cohen's insights: Anthem.

In this time and place Cohen's words are as significant as ever.

There is a crack in everything,That's how thelight gets in

A colleague once (unkindly I think) described friends as his greatest source of hegemony… I prefer to think of friends as resources for an inspiring life.

Kenneth Tobin 2015