Looking at Everyday Beauty
Camille Verzal is writer, (her stories have been published in Revolver and St Paul Almanac) a blogger (her Quotidian Diary takes a simple look at every day beauty), a traveler (she's been all over the world), a communications consultant, a runner,and a photographer. She like to push her own physical boundaries. Her playlist is a jumping-off point for some amazing story-telling.
Prokofiev: "Dance of the Knights" from Romeo and Juliet with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas. RCA 68288
Grieg: "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt with the New York Philharmonic conducted by Leonard Bernstein. Sony 46709
Pachelbel: Canon (excerpt) with Windham Hill Artist George Winston. Windham Hill 1025
Yann Tiersen: "Les Jours Tristes" from the film Amelie. Miramax 4285
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (excerpt) with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by pianist James Levine. DG 431 625
Next week: Jennifer Workman is a public defender. She has a reputation of never backing down in the courtroom. You'll have no objections to her playlist.