What I Listen to Most Often (on my laptop)

Between writing about heavy movies, my laptop’s measurement of my most played (favorite?) tracks. They aren’t very light-hearted either. My desktop has 7 days and 7+ hours of music. Transporting stuff onto my laptop is tedious.

Pop/R&B

Save Your Love for Me -Space

I Want to Know What Love Is – Foreigner

God Only Knows – The Beach Boys

King of Rome – Pet Shop Boys

Sara –Fleetwood Mac

Always and Forever – Brenda and the Tabulations

Rivers of Babylon – Melodians

Just Losing You – Smokey Robinson and the Miracles

Sweet Harmony – Smokey Robinson

If You Don’t Know Me By Now – Teddy Pendergast

If You Lose Me — Temptations

Many Rivers to Cross – Jimmy Cliff

 

Arias and Choruses

(A list of my favorites would include the last three of Richard Strauss’s Last Songs as sung by Jessye Norman. Oddly, they aren’t on my laptop.)

A Te O Cara from I Puritani by Bellini – Juan Diego Florez & Ermonela Jaho

Nature Immense from The Damnation of Faust by Berlioz – Jonas Kaufman

Nessun Dorma from Turandot by Puccini – – Jonas Kaufman

Ch’Ella Mi Creda Libero from La Fanciulla Del West by Puccini – – Jonas Kaufman

La calunnia è un venticello from Rossini’s Barber of Seville – Paolo Montarsolo

Zadok the Priest, Handel’s first Coronation Anthem

Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage Together form Handel’s Messiah — Bryn Terfel

Ebben? Ne andrò lantana from Catalani’s La Wally – Renata Scotto

Eternal Source of Light Divine by Handel — Wynton Marsalis and Kathleen Battle

Sing Ye to the Lord  for He Hath Triumphéd Gloriously from Handel’s Israel in Egypt

1,2 Tolstoy from Philip Glass’s Satyagraha

Laudate Dominum from  Mozart’s Vesperae solennes de confessore – Kiri Te Kanwa

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