On This Day (June 11)…Difficult to Cure Paris

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at the Patinoire de Boulogne in Paris, France. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were at this time on the Difficult to Cure Tour. This was the fifth country they visited on this particular leg of the tour. This concert is known to have been recorded, … Continue reading On This Day (June 11)…Difficult to Cure Paris

On This Day (June 11)…Happy Birthday, Hazel Scott!

The pianist, actress and activist Hazel Scott was born on this day in 1920. Retrieved from here. A bona fide child prodigy, Scott was raised primarily by her mother Alma, a pianist and piano teacher herself, after her father abandoned them. Alma's choice to move the family from Port Spain (a city on Trinidad and … Continue reading On This Day (June 11)…Happy Birthday, Hazel Scott!