What Symphony does

I’m home from playing the first concert of GBS’ 2012-2013 season, appropriately titled ‘A Sense of Place’ by our Maestro Mister Barnum.  Thanks, JB, for sitting me first desk celli, where the intensity & pressure is highest.  Lucky me – & I mean no sarcasm of any kind – it was stressful, exhausting, but there’s … More What Symphony does

studio re-volution

inspired inspired by all the input these past few days – New Zealand, Ukraine & the Balkans (via Toronto), Russia, Romania, Rwanda, Scotland – folks from all these places gathered here to talk, play and sing about change & re-volution.  All of it a huge call to collectively change the way we think.  Well, I’m … More studio re-volution


Serviceberry & hawthorn bloom in early May, then cherry, then plum, then by late May, apple (above).  While the bees work to make fruit of these, all other trees make foliage – so by the time apple is finished blooming, the final ash & oak leaves are full out, and we are surrounded by …..  … More green