Archive for June, 2011

Shad in the Charles

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

A few days ago Arlene called my attention to an email I got from the Charles River Watershed Association (CRWA) announcing an upcoming release of American Shad Fry into the Charles river. It sounded interesting and wasn’t too far from work, so I decided to go. Shad are the biggest members of the herring family. […]

Shofar kavanah

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

It seems I am three degrees of separation from a composer who is having a CD release event at a classy downtown Boston gallery next week (actually, Back Bay rather than downtown, for locals) and needed someone to play the shofar at it. That’s going to be me. Any musical instrument gives you the option […]