We are giving away 2 pair of general admission tickets to the Dinosaur Road Trip at Union Station in Kansas City (this exhibit runs through January 6, 2021).
Friends of the Topeka Zoo is excited to debut, Zoo Lights Presented by Evergy. Beginning November 27, visitors can stroll around the zoo and enjoy twinkling lights, dazzling displays, festive activities, and of course… Santa Claus! Social distancing and mask mandates are required.
Here's a fabulous collection of the rare and the famous, film themes from the golden age of cinema, the '50's and '60's - Ealing comedies (The Rebel, I'm Alright Jack), kitchen sink cinema (A Kind of Loving, a Taste of Honey) and Hollywood hits. This has the thunderous theme to the Diana Dors film Passport to Shame, the party scene from the fabulous Experiment in Terror, and some of the biggest names in soundtrack history - John Barry, Henry Mancini, John Dankworth and Ron Grainer.
The Haden Triplets, daughters of great jazz bassist Charlie Haden, bring their haunting harmonies to songs by their grandfather Carl Haden from the Haden Family country band, along with classics like Wayfaring Stranger and I'll Fly Away.
The Indonesian piano prodigy, Joey Alexander, is now 16 and demonstrates his growing maturity into a major jazz artist on his new CD, which is mostly a trio outing with longtime Brad Mehldau bassist Larry Grenadier and drummer Kendrick Scott, plus guest appearances by Anne Drummond on flute and percussionist Luisito Quintero.
Listen to any popular British recording of the late 1950s and ’60s and the chances are you will be listening to the voices of The Mike Sammes Singers. This two-disc anthology comprises four long out of print albums; The first two historic Mike Sammes Singers long-players, The Melody Moves (1959) and Let’s Get Away from It All (1962), complimented by the Singers’ exciting collaborations with the skilled arranger, conductor, composer Johnny Gregory, Channel West (TV Western Themes) and The Avengers and Other TV Themes.