A very moving feature about the life of a young black man. Moonlight, Blu-ray (2016) Actors: Denzel Washington, Russell Hornsby, Mahershala Ali, Stephen Henderson, Jovan Adepo Studio: A21/ Pastel/ Lionsgate (3/14/7) Video: 2.39:1 1080p HD color for 16:9 screens Audio: English DTS-HD MA 5.1 Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish Extras: Audio commentary with director Barry Jenkins, […]
Some beautiful choral writing in an emotional tribute. CRAIG HELLA JOHNSON: Considering Matthew Shepard – Conspirare – Harmonia mundi multichannel SACD HMU 807638.39, 105:26, two discs (9/09/16) [Dist. by HM/PIAS] ****: By now, I am sure – or hope – that all readers have at least heard of the horrific 1998 murder of the then […]
The original and best gay comedy, in a superb Criterion remastering.
Fred Hersch, solo piano – Alone at the Vanguard – Palmetto Records Fred Hersch Trio – Alive at the Vanguard – Palmetto Records (2 CDs)
A pair of terrific live albums – one solo and one trio – following the pianist’s six-month-long coma.
New look and feel makes Britten’s darkest even more so.