A best-of edition, as this Waltz Wednesdays feature has now been lilting around the dance floor for three years running. Time flies, as they say!

Blue Danube was the first, and this is still one of my favorites. The best cinematic use of this piece of music evar!

This is the gold standard

Sweet Baby James is a song James Taylor considers even now, the best song he’s ever written. This is actually a little sad.


Marbles perform Tchaikovsky. The patience that went into creating this is unimaginable, to me.


Mull of Kintyre proves that there is such a thing as bagpipes played well. There’s also a test but we won’t go into that now.


America — we’re still looking for it. It may have gotten away. But back then, there was still a good shot.

Still Looking?

Bonus track

Bonus Track

Indeed, time flies like an arrow. But fruit flies like a banana.