OK gang! Grab your socks; Kathy doesn't know how long this URL will be valid. We just discovered Now Hear This on PBS's Great Performances. This evening it was violinist Scott Yoo chasing down Vivldi's The Four Seasons across northern Italy, starting with Venice, the place of his birth. As Samuel Johnson probably would not have phrased it, "Wowie zowie, gone to Maui!" The violins! The organs! The musicians! The history! The artisans and the Italian countryside and the Vivaldi Museum and the cathedrals! Sensory overload time here gang, audio and visual alike!
How did the ancient Greeks dig a 4000 ft tunnel from both ends of a mountain and meet in the middle?