Category: Music

New Jazz Composition, “A Modern Requiem” – a Tribute to a Wonderful Grandfather

New Jazz Composition, “A Modern Requiem” – a Tribute to a Wonderful Grandfather

A Modern Requiem, a new tune from jazz composer Thomas Wenglinski. It’s lovely, and dedicated to his late grandfather, Frank Harvell.

Jazz and Conversation for Your Listening Pleasure

Jazz and Conversation for Your Listening Pleasure

Performance of a new jazz composition, AustiNite, and an interview with the composer about the creation process. Also included is his newest digital jazz album, And Then I Have Thoughts.

A Little More Music for a Sunday Evening:  Freedom of Expression by Thomas Wenglinski

A Little More Music for a Sunday Evening: Freedom of Expression by Thomas Wenglinski

For your Sunday evening listening pleasure, my son’s latest composition, Freedom of Expression, performed by the University of Texas Spring 2017 Jazz Ensemble.

New Orleans Jazz Fest Anticipation: This City is a Quirky Feast for the Eyes

The third post in a series about the New Orleans Jazz Festival covering food (restaurants and recipes), fun, music and travel tips. Hello Friends! As I mentioned in NOLA Jazz Fest 17 Post #1, we’re all jazzed up about going back to the New Orleans Jazz Fest […]

My Funny Valentine

My Funny Valentine

A classic love song from the great American songbook, to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

Still More Music for a Sunday Evening:  “Like Poppies”

Still More Music for a Sunday Evening: “Like Poppies”

For your listening pleasure, an original by Thomas Wenglinski, “Like Poppies”, performed by the University of Texas at Austin Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Ross Margitza.

New Orleans Jazz Fest Anticipation:  The Lineup was Announced Today!!!

New Orleans Jazz Fest Anticipation: The Lineup was Announced Today!!!

The lineup for the New Orleans Jazz Fest 2017 is out!

New Orleans Jazz Fest Anticipation:  Jambalaya Pizza

New Orleans Jazz Fest Anticipation: Jambalaya Pizza

Anticipating the 2017 New Orleans Jazz Festival spurs a Jambalaya pizza memory.

A Little Music for a Saturday Evening

A Little Music for a Saturday Evening

For your Saturday evening listening pleasure, here is the University of Texas Jazz Ensemble performing Jefferson, an original composed by my son (the keyboard player).

A Little Music for a Sunday Evening

A Little Music for a Sunday Evening

There haven’t been many posts of late in the Glover Gardens Cookbook. The entire household has been in a bit of a frenzy this spring: finalizing the college decision for our remaining millennial in the house, celebrating the Eagle Scout Court of Honor for said […]

Music Feeds the Soul

Music Feeds the Soul

“If music be the food of love, play on,” said Shakespeare. What a wise man!  Music is indeed food for the soul, and at Glover Gardens, we think music goes with everything.  One of our younger set is an aspiring musician and an almost-Eagle Scout. […]


%d bloggers like this: