Monthly Archives: February 2014

Odds and Ends

A sad thing happened on my birthday. Richard Haymen passed away. He was the Symphony Pops conductor here for a number of years and was a great favorite of the audiences. He was known for the sequin jackets he wore … Continue reading

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Getting Older

Yesterday was my birthday.  Due to the cold and snow, I spent the day at home.  I received a few cards in the mail and some birthday wishes via email and a couple of congratulatory phone calls.  I did not … Continue reading

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In the Doldrums

Am I the only one who is down in the doldrums right now? I’m tired of winter. This is a little unusual for me but for some reason this year winter has lost its charms. Forecasts of snow — or … Continue reading

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No Symphony For Me

There will be no live Symphony concert for me tonight.  The weather forecast has us getting sleet, ice, maybe snow etc. this evening.  I decided it was the better part of valor to skip the concert, especially since it will … Continue reading

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