It was on this day in 1955 that Allen Ginsberg read Howl at Six Gallery in San Francisco for the first time. Here is Part 1 of that literary milestone read by Ginsberg himself.
Happy Birthday, Yo-Yo Ma
Here he is playing the Prelude to the Bach Cello Suite No. 1 in a clip from the PBS series, Inspired by Bach. Thank you, Yo-Yo!
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