My Dad’s Jazz Music, Everywhere

For many years, the only way to hear Polyhedra outside of a performance was to attend anyway and leave with a physical album. Almost thirty years after the release of their first album, my Dad’s Jazz group can now be heard and/or purchased through your favorite online music venues! Polyhedra’s albums are now available for […]

Valentine’s Day with Batman and Catwoman

Before you settle down to celebrate Valentine’s Day by binge-watching the second season of House of Cards, here’s a true love story featuring Batman and Catwoman with music by Lolita Ritmanis.

The Thing: The Musical

This latest masterpiece from Jon and Al Kaplan¬†combines two of my favorite things, Swing and The Thing.¬†From the same geniuses who brought you Conan: The Musical and Predator: The Musical, here’s The Thing: The Musical.

Latin Disco Jaws

I noticed this gem yesterday hiding in my old university’s music library. Yep, it’s a Jazz arrangement of themes from the score for Jaws 2, by John Williams, set in a “Latin Disco Feeling.” Sure, I could probably find some recordings of it, but I think it’s more fun to just imagine the famous Jaws […]

Shadow of the Unicorn

Those of you who followed this blog before I cleared out the three-year-old cobwebs may remember that it was called Shadow of the Unicorn. Well, that name was no random creation. It refers to one of my favorite songs from my father’s band, Polyhedra. So, what better way to re-boot the blog formerly known as […]