inanz a l’alba
a madrigal for voices and historical instruments by Laurence Traiger, Composed 2017
based on a poem by Torquato Tasso (1544-1595)
Ensemble Phoenix Joel Frederiksen – direction and bass vocal,
Sabine Lutzenberger – soprano vocal and alto recorder,
Markéta Cukrová – mezzosoprano,
Yuna Lee – baroque violin, Theona Gubba-Chkheidze – baroque violin,
Domen Marincic – viola da gamba,
Michael Ebert – harpsichord
In the better-late-than-never category (and by that I mean better posted late than never!), it’s wonderful to report that Sarah and Nathan were engaged on January 13, 2017. This picture was taken today, May 25, 2017.
Arthur and Dorothy made their annual trek to Los Angeles for Thanksgiving yesterday. They will be here for a week. Leaving the Connecticut snow behind, the forecast is for sunny skies for the duration of their visit.
We missed the July 18th birthday of the Family Blog. It is eight years old, and no longer going strong. Still, there’s a nice historical record here.
Glenna and I are headed to Fairbanks today, our first trip to Alaska. It’s about time.
Will try to post some pictures here and elsewhere of our trip.