buck rogers in the 25th century

One of the many movies Tom and I saw during his childhood was Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, which was released in 1979. Although it showed as a feature film in movie theaters, it actually was a pilot for a TV series, which started soon after the pilot was released and ran for several […]

more on stairway of the stars — tom’s solo in 1981

In a previous post I described Tom’s performances  in “Stairway of the Stars”, a gala event at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium that was presented each spring. The program was performed by the honor orchestras from the various schools in the Santa Monica school district. Each year the school district produced and published a sound […]