History Class, Music, Uncategorized, World War 2

Musical Interlude: Artie Shaw’s “Star Dust”

With all of the extra time my family's been spending at home this summer, I've become aware of how addicted I am to good music. Every day in my house has a soundtrack. Heavy cleaning days require something loud and peppy—one of the many 80's mixes on CD shelf will usually do (yes, I still… Continue reading Musical Interlude: Artie Shaw’s “Star Dust”

History Class, Life, Music, Uncategorized, World War 2

Musical Interlude: “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”

Could anyone else use a bit of upbeat music today? Between substitute teaching for middle-schoolers, hosting a birthday celebration or two, and working through a last run of major editing before sending my manuscript to my last (I hope- fingers crossed!) round of beta readers, I feel like I could use about three more days… Continue reading Musical Interlude: “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”