Category Archives: Music

Deconstructing the Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour

I prepared for my lecture and got something accomplished, and then I headed over to the theatre to catch “Deconstructing the Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour.”  It was a lecture in which Scott Freiman, noted Beatles expert, discussed the Beatles’ music … Continue reading

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Elton John at the Oracle Arena

It was the last day to prepare for the new semester.  Tickets for Ringo Starr at the Paramount Theatre went on sale, and I had to buy one.  I made copies of my syllabus, homework assignments, and I reviewed my … Continue reading

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Deconstructing the Birth of the Beatles

I watched the beginning of the All-Star Game, and the American League was ahead, 2-1, but then I decided to go out to see “Deconstructing the Birth of the Beatles” at my neighborhood theatre.  One week after “Yellow Submarine” attracted … Continue reading

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Northern California Ukulele Festival 2018

I watched CBS Sunday Morning and got a brief phone call from my parents.  I walked over to the BART station and took a train all the way over to Union City.  I remember going to a HomeTown Buffet close … Continue reading

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Playback

I watched Match Game 75, and Jack Albertson gave an answer of The Partridge Family, which won $5000 for a contestant.  I had a long day of teaching.  I stayed in the office to avoid the heat.  I heard the … Continue reading

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Arcade Fire at the Oracle Arena

I watched the chef segment of CBS This Morning.  Paul Kahan’s signature recipes include Pork shoulder and white grits, Barbecued carrots, and Elotes.  I used my computer to send a credit card payment and to order a copy of the … Continue reading

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Ukulele Festival of Northern California 2017

I watched CBS Sunday Morning.  Serena Altschul did a segment on Hall and Oates.  My parents phoned me.  I went to the BART station before it opened.  I made good time to the Bay Fair BART station but had to … Continue reading

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