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Hamilton on Broadway

Reading Chernow’s biography of Alexander Hamilton led me to Hamilton: the Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter, a book that supplies an annotated score …

Rice Homecoming 2015

Steve and I journeyed to Houston November 12 – 15 for his Class of ’65 Golden Reunion. It was also our son David’s …

Happy Birthday Yo Yo

On October 7, Yo Yo Ma celebrated his 60th birthday. Lilli found this wonderful video of Yo Yo at age 7, playing …

Music from Iraq

Sorting through a huge file of music programs collected during our 47 years in Washington, I found many happy memories and one …

Baden and Beethoven

Baden bei Wien has the double honor of having hosted Mozart in 1791 when he wrote his most famous choral anthem, Ave Verum, and Beethoven, in …

Salzburg: movie and more

Beautiful Salzburg! Tourists from all over the world identify this city as the setting for the 1965 movie, The Sound of Music, …

Revisiting Austria

Here I am on my Experiment in International Living. In the summer of 1965 I traveled to Austria with nine other American college …

Immigration Week at CHQ

For the fourth year in a row we were fortunate to spend a week at Chautauqua in western New York with our …

MusicLink Laureate

It was an honor in May to be recognized as a Laureate by the MusicLink Foundation for over twenty years of service. In …

Storm King

What fun it was for Marjo and me to explore Storm King Art Center in Mountainsville NY on May 20, 2015. Over …