Duet: Summertime

Singing with #theonlyinfini. This classic song, by George Gershwin, is etched in my mind from growing up with parents who loved music of this type and era. In fact, I too share that love. In this video, I was joined by a young woman who has the most astonishing, sultry voice. I do not know…

Duet: Skyfall

Singing With Vera. Vera threw me into a state of awe, from the first moment I heard her sing. She is incredibly talented and her voice is so pure. I only hope that many people get to hear her sing and I am delighted, and blessed, that she joined me for this song. My thanks…

A Moment at the Table

A simple observation of the garden table. Making a video like this can be a great way to remember simple details we may otherwise eventually forget. You can also use videos, like this, as a writing tool. How? Well, describe what is happening in the video. Describe the component parts of the scene; what is…

Solo: Don’t Break My Heart

I had a lot of fun making this video. I have always loved the song, by UB40. From a Parkinson’s perspective, this song aided my vocal therapy. I find that this song has a seemingly gentle rhythm but, from a singing perspective, the rhythm is a constant that, as I tired, felt like a relentless…

My Neighbours Are Super

Our neighbours have super powers! Not only did they join us for a lovely evening of chuckles in our garden and not only did they indulge in some video film making art but they demonstrated amazing super powers! (c) Deano Parsons. 2021. Cover image: vista pointe.net

Migraine Depicted in Art

Through the course of my recent migraine, I took photos of myself in pain and then digitally enhanced these. Here are my completed pieces: and a video I made: I would just add that it is really bloody hard to make art while you have a migraine!

Noticing Texture at Home

I was inspired by a dear friend, Margaret S. Morton, to consider the textures all around us at home. Here’s a brief video of some of the tactile things I discovered in just a couple of rooms. Take a look around your various spaces, at home. What textures do you see? How much do you…