Judith Lautner (judith) wrote,
Judith Lautner

I made my way home accompanied by Leonard Cohen and Yo Yo Ma. These two CDs - Dear Heather and The Soul of the Tango - make me so very happy. Examples of how music that tends to the dark and moody and downright sad perks me the hell up. There's a kind of irony in the music, I think, that I respond to, somehow it laughs at itself. Especially this latest CD of Cohen's. Some wonderful songs on it - Just Because and  There for You particularly, although I am finding the whole thing growing on me, rather like a benign mold in the night.

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