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Friday Favorites 9/27/2013

September 27, 2013

stingconcertOn September 11, 2013, Sting had planned a private concert for a select audience in front of his residence in Tuscany, Italy.  According to Sting … and certain videos on You Tube … when the planes hit the World Trade Center in New York, he and the musicians decided to proceed with the concert.  Prior to the very appropriate opening number, Fragile, Sting talks about their decision and dedicates it to those that lost their lives in the collapse of the Towers.  Given the events of today, this simply can’t be a joyous occasion, he says and the haunting version of Fragile that follows is a testament to that fact. (more…)