Sunday, November 1, 2009

Do You Hurdy Gurdy?

We happened to catch "Antiques Roadshow" yesterday. One of the featured articles was an eighteenth century Hurdy Gurdy. My curiosity was piqued. First, Google led me to Melissa on YouTube; then to her website, link provided. She is one diversified and talented musician! After listening, I knew that I'd heard this unique sound somewhere in popular music. Sure enough, another search revealed the music of Sting, who once made an Oscar appearance, playing the... yep, you guessed it! If you're interested, just hit that great search button. Meanwhile, see what you think: