The renowned biographer's unforgettable portrait of a family in ruins–his own. – Meet the Baileys: Burck, a prosperous lawyer once voted the American Legion's ''Citizen of the Year'' in his tiny hometown of Vinita, Oklahoma; his wife Marlies, who longs to recapture her festive life in Greenwich Village as a fetching young German immigrant, fresh off the boat; their addled son Scott, who repeatedly crashes the family Porsche; and Blake, the younger son, trying to find a way through the storm.
Namaste: The Five Elements adds new teachings to the tradition of beauty, technique, and grace of the original Namaste Yoga television series. In this innovative DVD, Kate Potter translates the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda and applies it to your life today. Ayurveda, the holistic medicine of historic India, teaches that all life energy is expressed through the five elements; we require a balance of these forces within us in order to obtain perfect health. This DVD features unique practices ranging from two to forty minutes in length including a brand new Namaste TV extended episode.
U.S. marketers have been looking for a crossover blockbuster to match Britain's parade of chart-topping teens, and they may just have found one in this quintet of well-scrubbed Utah siblings (three girls, two boys) who won separate scholarships to the Juilliard School in New York. No Boundaries is their second album, and it closely follows the pattern of their highly successful debut, minus the inclusion of a video disc. The best news is that the playing here is musically solid and the repertoire even a bit challenging – there are no five-piano arrangements of "My Heart Will Go On," but there is Lutoslawski (the Variations on a Theme of Paganini) and Ginastera (the Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2, with Ryan Brown making you believe that more than one piano is sounding).