(Twaalf boeken, thrillers, citaten, cds en dvds. Een zelfopgelegde beperking, waardoor de lijstjes op tijd en stond zullen worden bijgewerkt.)

twaalf boeken (fictie)

  1. Paul Auster, The Brooklyn Follies (voorheen stond hier ook Moon Palace, maar ik heb geopteerd voor het recentere werk)
  2. Michael Chabon, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
  3. Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness
  4. Douglas Copland, Girlfriend in a Coma
  5. Neil Gaiman, American Gods
  6. Glen David Gold, Carter Beats the Devil
  7. Allen Kurzweil, A Case of Curiosities
  8. Jay McInerney, The Good Life
  9. Neal Stephenson, Cryptonomicon
  10. Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  11. Michel Tournier, Gilles et Jeanne
  12. Virginia Woolf, Orlando

twaalf boeken (non fictie)

  1. Aaron Copland, What to Listen for in Music
  2. Paul Bley & David Lee, Stopping Time: Paul Bley and the Transformation of Jazz
  3. Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals
  4. Stanley Milgram, Obedience to Authority
  5. William Morris, Useful Work Versus Useless Toil
  6. Ben Ratliff, Coltrane, the story of a sound
  7. Patti Smith, Just Kids

twaalf thrillers

  1. Jay Anson, The Amityville Horror
  2. David Baldacci, The Winner
  3. Patricia Highsmith, The Talented Mr. Ripley
  4. Stephen King, The Shining
  5. Stieg Larsson, de Millenium-reeks
  6. Ruth Rendell, The Bridesmaid

twaalf citaten

  1. Rien ne se perd, rien ne se crée, tout se transforme. –Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier
  2. I really, sincerely believe that one should trust the work, and not the author. –Peter Greenaway
  3. If it sounds good, it’s good music, and if it doesn’t, then it is the other kind. –Duke Ellington
  4. L’enfer, c’est les Autres –Jean-Paul Sartre
  5. This too shall pass –Koning Salomo (?)
  6. It’s got to be perfect –Fairground Attraction
  7. If people don’t like it now, they will. –Albert Ayler
  8. Do not be afraid to be out of tune with the piano. (It is the piano that is out of tune.) – Pablo Casals

twaalf cds

  1. Bach / Schubert : Something Almost Being Said, Simone Dinnerstein
  2. J. S. & C. P. E. Bach – Berio – Britten – Carter, Céline Moinet
  3. The Bad Plus, Never Stop
  4. The Beatles, Abbey Road
  5. Chopin: Nocturnes, Maurizio Pollini
  6. Ronnie Foster, Two Headed Freap
  7. Bill Frisel, Good Dog, Happy Man
  8. Yusef Lateef, Eastern Sounds
  9. Brad Mehldau, Live in Marciac
  10. Cat Power, The Greatest
  11. Jean-Philippe Rameau: Nouvelles Suites, Alexandre Tharaud
  12. John Zorn, Masada Live

twaalf jazz essentials

  1. John Coltrane, Blue Train
  2. Miles Davis, Kind of Blue
  3. Charles Mingus, Mingus Ah Um
  4. Ornette Coleman, The Shape of Jazz to Come
  5. Dave Brubeck, Time Out
  6. Keith Jarrett, The Köln Concert
  7. Thelonious Monk, Monk in Tokyo
  8. Bill Evans, Sunday at the Village Vanguard

twaalf films

  1. The Assassination of Richard Nixon, Niels Mueller
  2. Bin-jip, Ki-duk Kim
  3. Le conseguenze dell’ amore, Paolo Sorrentino
  4. De battre mon coeur s’est arrêté, Jacques Audiard
  5. The Draughtsman’s Contract, Peter Greenaway
  6. Eyes Wide Shut, Stanley Kubrick
  7. Festen, Thomas Vinterberg
  8. I… comme Icare, Henri Verneuil
  9. Rear Window, Alfred Hitchcock
  10. Shame, Steve McQueen
  11. La dame dans l’auto avec des lunettes et un fusil, Joann Sfar
  12. The Shining, Stanley Kubrick

Reserve: Trap for Cinderella (Iain Softley)