Another moment culled from 1983′s The Songstress “You’re The Best Thing Yet” is high musical drama. The drama unfolds verse by verse until we reach the musical climax after the guitar break primarily in the section with incantation “You’re so wonderful, you’re so beautiful”. This is how you keep a listener’s interest.
Ivan Orr is a musician/social critic whose creative output runs the gamut from provocative to entertaining. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music(Jazz Studies Emphasis) with a minor in African American Studies. During the 1990’s and early 2000’s Ivan was involved with The Music Resource Center in Charlottesville, VA.