Music Monday

Election Day Playlist: Vote and Rock Out!

Voters of America, here is your November 4th playlist. Whether you're waiting in line at the polls or hosting an election results party, we've got your soundtrack right here: [spotify id="spotify:user:1218416140:playlist:495wEQcom7WG2tQ2CIh8Wl" width="300" height="380" /]  


Here's your Halloween party playlist by Performing Arts Workshop staff

Need some tunes for your Halloween party? Here are some recommendations from the Performing Arts Workshop staff: [spotify id="spotify:user:1218416140:playlist:5geUmf12FtmTu2Pqg5U1DE" width="300" height="380" /] Bonus track: Tim Curry's rendition of "Anything Can Happen On...


Music Monday: Hit The Road

Sometimes you "gotta get out of this place." What song makes you want to hit the road? [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUeO0tT9HEo&w=420&h=315] Larry, Program & Administrative Assistant Freeway of Love, Aretha Franklin Last Exit to Brooklyn, Gene Pitney Gotta Move,...


Music Monday: Instrumental Interlude

What is your favorite instrumental song? [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqAiV__Mv1E&w=420&h=315] Larry, Program & Administrative Assistant Unsquare Dance by Dave Brubeck Cleo’s Mood by Jr. Walker and The Allstars Ebb Tide by Ken Griffin Lorena, Program...


Music Monday: Wicked Guitar

Yeah, you know you've done it. Played along to your favorite rocking guitar solo, I mean. From air guitar competitions to a softball bat jam along to your team's walk up songs, guitars do and have been known to rock. We took it to our admin team to find out what solo riffs rock...


Music Monday: David Pilz recommends 1994

David Pilz, Workshop Board Member and Treasurer, shares his recommendations with us for 90s nostalgia and karaoke favorites. __________________ I was hanging out with some friends this weekend and someone asked what music they should put on the stereo, and one of my friends...


Music Monday: Out Of Different Bags

One of the fascinating aspects of Spotify is the social sharing of music.


Music Mondays: Cyrus Wadia's (not so) Secret Obsession

Cyrus Wadia, the Workshop's Board Vice President, shares with us his love of music. I'm obsessed with music. All kinds. I'd estimate that music is in the background or foreground of my life 50% of the time. Part of my obsession results in making playlists of all my favorites -...


Music Mondays: Tracy's Tunes

Tracy Wu - The Workshop's Development Intern has put together a playlist of some of her favorite music to both play and enjoy. Check it out here Tracy's Tunes Dvorak New World Symphony (No. 9) Bach Goldberg Variations (Glenn Gould recording) Mahler Fifth Symphony Bartok String...


Music Monday: A Fresh Look

In light of our Board and Staff retreat this weekend, this playlist is a fresh outlook on 2013. What were we listening to while ringing in the New Year? What are we listening to right now? Find out here: A Fresh Look


Music Monday: A Little Bit Of Soul From Our Backyard

The Bay Area is rich with culture. It should be no surprise that some of the biggest names and revolutionaries, past and present, in the fields of Jazz, Soul, R&B and Hip Hop come from the fertile artistic soil of Northern California. This Monday we feature a playlist that...


Music Monday: Keepin' Up With Jones

2013, half past 30, what songs are on my mind? Normally a list of old favorites grounds me within the new year, and 2013 is looking to be no different. The more I resolve to appreciate daily life, the more comfort I find in what I already love and cherish. So with that I bring...