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Performance MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 12: Semi-Finals Week 2l


Picture Credit: America’s Got Talent/NBC This week, the last group of America’s Got Talent semi-finalists will perform for your votes on Tuesday, September 12th at 9:00 PM, followed by the Results Show on Wednesday, September 13th at 8:00 PM. Then next week, the Finals will be n full swing, culminating another great season on this […]

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MasterClass Monday: The Brilliance And Genius Of Canadian Music Icon Gino Vanelli


Years ago, one of my favourite artists on the planet was Canadian singer – songwriter, Gino Vannelli. His sophisticated musical style resonated with me because he was able to fuse a distinctive pop style with a bluesy and jazz component that tapped into every fibre of my musical being. He also had a classical approach […]

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Performance MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 12: Preliminary Auditions Week Four


Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent Boy, this is a singer’s competition to lose this season on America’s Got Talent.  Last week, Howie Mandel awarded the Golden Buzzer to talented 16-year-old Christian Guardino. His shy demeanour coupled with his light speaking voice gave us no hint on what was to come once he began his song. […]

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Performance MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 12: Preliminary Auditions Week Three


Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent I am quickly adding this America’s Got Talent topic.  Another busy day here.  This show never never ceases to amaze!  The talent is “through the roof” this year but then I say this every year, don’t I?   And kudos to Simon for awarding the  Golden Buzzer to singer – songwriter, […]

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Ariana Grande And Friends To Stage Benefit Concert For The Victims In The Manchester Terrorist Attack


This just in from CNN:  “(CNN)Ariana Grande has called on her celebrity friends to join forces with her for a benefit concert honoring the victims and families of the Manchester terrorist attack. “One Love Manchester” will take place on June 4 at the Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester. Coldplay, Katy Perry, Pharrell, Justin Bieber, Miley […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For Season 12 Of The Voice: Live Finale Performances And Results


                                                            Picture Credit: NBC/TheVoice This week, the final four artists will perform for the judges and, more importantly, your votes.  The 4 remaining singers in this competition […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For Season 12 Of The Voice: Live Semi-Finals Performances 


                                                            Picture Credit: NBC/TheVoice This week, the Top 8 singers will perform for your votes. Each artist will attempt to reach the top 10 on iTunes in […]

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NBC Set To Air Bye Bye Birdie And Jesus Christ Superstar During The  2017-2018 Season 


Picture Credit: The Hollywood Reporter Happy Monday everyone. And, if you are experiencing the Monday blues, it is time to “put on a happy face” and revel in the news that NBC has recently announced two exciting live musical theatre events:  Bye Bye Birdie in late 2017 and Jesus Christ Superstar on Easter Sunday, April […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For Season 12 Of The Voice: Top 11 Week


                                                            Picture Credit: NBC/TheVoice This week, the Top 11 singers will perform for your votes. Each artist will attempt to reach the top 10 on iTunes in […]

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MasterClass Monday: Presenting The Musical Theatre Phenomenon, Collabro


[ Picture Credit: Collabro Any Collabro fans out there?  Somewhere?  I am betting that there are a ton of you waiting to share your love about this phenomenal group known as Collabro.  Collabro  was discovered and signed by Simon Cowell when they overwhelmingly won the 2014 version of Britain’s Got Talent. According to Wikipedia, “the […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For Season 12 Of The Voice: Shania Twain Joins The Live Shows 


Picture Credit: NBC/The Voice This week,  the Top 12 vocalists from Season 12 of The Voice perform live. The performance show takes place on Monday, April 24th at 8:00 PM, followed by the Results Show on Tuesday, April 25th.   Viewers can vote in real time – during the show and after. However, this tactic […]

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59th Grammy Awards Set To Air On CBS on Sunday, February 12th at 8:00 PM


Picture Credit: Grammys/CBS Set your timer, DVR, mental note to remind you that there is more to life than politics.  Enough is enough already!  There is this wonderful, heartwarming, positive force called music and the best of the best of this sublime art form will be celebrated on Sunday, February 12th  at 8:00 PM when CBS […]

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It’s Super Bowl Sunday. Oh Ya!  And Lady Gaga Is Ready To Rock The HalfTime Show


Guess what everyone?  Super Bowl Sunday gives you another reason to go off your diet – you know, the one you resolved to commit to  with the dawn of the New Year?   Well, resolutions can take a hike. For a day or so. Super Bowl has you covered. Someone told me that calories don’t […]

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Legendary Actress Mary Tyler Moore Has Died At The Age of 80


Update: My original article about Mary Tyler Moore’s passing  was captured and held hostage by WordPress. I am negotiating for its release as we speak. Ha!  Gotta love technical glitches.  Look at that beautiful and charismatic face. Is it any wonder that she was beloved by legions of fans?  Not only was she a talented […]

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MasterClass Monday: The Best Musical Moments From The 45th Presidential Inauguration. 


Now, no matter which side of the aisle you gravitate towards, one has to admit that the United States Of America ‘s Presidential Inauguration is a very spectacular event.  One experiences wonderful and inspiring speeches, parades, musical performances etc. – all thoroughly memorable.  The pomp and the circumstance associated with any Presidential Inauguration cannot be […]

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MasterClass Monday:  One Voice Performed By 15 Years Of Americans Idols.


I was mindlessly browsing Facebook today and came across this gem. Performed as the opening number during the Finale of the American Idol Farewell Season, it brought an immediate smile to my face and a glorious warmth to my heart.  Gracing the stage with their infectious personalities and gorgeous voices, these singers gave new purpose […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For Season 11 Of The Voice: The Top 8 Live Show


Picture Credit: NBC/TheVoice This week, the Top 8 singers will compete for your votes on The Voice.  The performance show airs on Monday, December 5th at 8:00 PM on NBC while the results show airs on Tuesday, December 6th at 8:00 PM.  Last week,  Austin Allsup and Courtney Harrell from Blake Shelton’s team and Aaron Gibson fron Miley Cyrus’s […]

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Christmas In Rockefeller Center 2016 Heralds The Spirit Of The Season


Picture Credit: NBC.Com All hail Christmas Season 2016!   Such a joyful time of year.  Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and so much more!    We are one big happy family at this time of year, putting aside our differences and problems as best we can to embrace the spirit of the season and all that it […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For Season 11 Of The Voice: The Top 10 Live Show


Picture Credit: NBC/TheVoice This week, the Top 10 singers compete for your votes on The Voice.  The performance show airs on Monday, November 28th at 8:00 PM on NBC while the results show airs on Tuesday, November 29th at 8:00 PM.  Last week,  Darby Walker and Aaron Gibson from Miley Cyrus’ team were in the Bottom 2 […]

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Kelly Clarkson Stars In Disney’s Magical Holiday Celebration 


Picture Credit: ABC/Disney Happy Thanksgiving to all my American readers. I hope you are enjoying your Thanksgiving feast. Nothing like this time of year to thoroughly embrace all that life has to offer. We indeed have so much to be thankful for.   When the dishes are done and you need to unwind,  Disney has […]

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