Mozart's music for flute always seems to cause a twofold reaction. On the one hand, the music is undeniably beautiful, balanced and just a little more than what could be expected from the "gallant" style. On the other hand, note-writers are at pains to point out that Mozart apparently did not like the flute as an instrument and that in the case of the Flute Quartets, two of the four have not even been proved to be genuine Mozart.
This isn’t just another oblique or chops based attempt at paying homage to the late, great bassist Jaco Pastorius. Here, Italian acoustic-electric bassist, arranger Maurizio Rolli and his A.M.P. Big Band (along with some special guests), inject heartfelt imagery into the Pastorius songbook. With this release, Rolli focuses on Pastorius' compositional strengths.
Take your crochet skills up a notch as you learn 9 versatile pattern stitches that will bring pizzazz to your afghans, fashions, and other projects. Melissa Leapman, the nationally acclaimed designer and workshop leader, takes you step by step through each pattern stitch. Throughout her up-close, in-motion demonstrations, you can use our handy Auto-Pause feature to set your own pace for finishing each step. Learning with this DVD is like having an expert at your side, guiding you to achieve complete success. Learn 9 beyond-the-basics pattern stitches: Left Twist 4-Stitch Cable, Linked Loops, Winter Berries, Blackberry Salad, V-Twin Popcorn, Sweet Pea, Vertical Scallop, Lattice Chevron, and Boxed Puff.