So ends the busiest, most inspirational summer of my adult life! In the last three months, I’ve been privileged to walk through St. Mark’s Cathedral in Venice, to watch otters swimming in the St. Lawrence River, and to hear barihunk Nathan Gunn singing “Home on the Range” at the Glimmerglass Festival.
Arts and Culture
Monday, August 22
A Tropical Jam, a Turkish March, Grieg’s Holberg Suite
Composer’s Datebook: Handel at work on "Messiah"
LAGQ: a group that performed in Skaneateles over the weekend
Pieces by Schubert, Holst, and Frank Bridge’s brilliantly conceived Dance Rhapsody
Tuesday, August 23
My Houghton friend Brad Wilber, who runs a blog predicting future Metropolitan Opera productions, has been asked to STOP. This is very interesting. Read more.