Monthly Archives: August 2008

A Classical Eye-Opener

(The Beaux Arts Trio in 1955, the year of its founding. Violinist Damiel Guillet, pianist Menahem Pressler, cellist Bernard Greenhouse.) I’m a novice when it comes to classical music. I think that my appreciation of the genre stems from that … Continue reading

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School Days

It’s still a little warm here in Richmond. 91ºF today. But back-to-school thoughts are swirling around my head. And they always take on the colours of fall. In my imagination, there is always a bit of a crispness to the … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home

Jessica of The Love List was kind enough to want to know a little bit about the manse. She has invited me to participate in a virtual tour of bloggers’ homes. I’m looking for the camera battery recharger now… Although … Continue reading

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