Hi from Rick: Let Music Take You on a Cultural Journey to Europe
A traveler not able to travel is like a singer not allowed to sing. But the day when we are free to put our travel dreams into actual plans is coming soon. I just got my vaccination, and as that needle went into my shoulder, I thought of the tens of millions of shoulders also getting stuck…and an angry virus thinking, "My party days are numbered."
But we're not quite there yet. And as we find ways to be patient, I've noticed lately how music that celebrates a particular country is a great way to virtually travel there.
A couple of weeks ago, 8,000 households joined my musical Monday Night Travel party. It was a lot of fun to drink like Beethoven, feast like Strauss, share the bench with Europe's top pipe organist in Paris' Church of Saint-Sulpice, remember Mozart in Salzburg, and get swept away by… Read more