Bal Musette Dancing & Patrick Bruel singing “La Java Bleue” “La Java Bleue” (The Blue Java) is a French classic from the 30s — the tune and lyrics are well known in France and will certainly be playing tonight during the many “Bals du 14 Juillet” (14th of July Balls). This video shows Patrick […]
Maria Callas and the National French Orchestra
In today’s Video du Jour, the elegant diva Maria Callas sings “O mio babbino caro” (Oh my dear papa) from Puccini’s opera Gianni Schicchione. She is accompanied by the Orchestre National de France (National French Orchestra) directed by opera conductor Georges Prêtre. The emotion you feel in her voice is very moving. Enjoy!
Remembering Each 9/11 Victim and Their Families
Today, we are remembering the 2,977 victims of the 9/11 attacks — may they all rest in peace. On the 10th year anniversary of this tragic event, our thoughts are with each one of them and our hearts go out to their families, as well as the brave rescue workers – some real heroes.