Monthly Archives: Tuesday June 30th, 2020

Greetings from Mondovì: Not Wanting to Talk about It


LESLIE MCBRIDE WILE It’s been 26 days since travel resumed between regions in Italy.  We are watching 10 new coronavirus clusters, located in every part of the country, from Piemonte, Lombardia, and Toscana to Campania, Sicilia, and Calabria.  Despite the…

Woodland Heights, Music of Trees

Foto: Giampiero Johnny Murialdo

“Woodland Heights”, (2014) for string orchestra w/ vla solo and tree by Nick Roth, is a study of forest canopy ecology. More specifically, the work is an illustration of the premise that species composition and tree size distributions become more diverse…

Resisting, Breathing


ROBERTO MALINI In Memory of George Floyd (October 14, 1973 – May 25, 2020) Before he died George Floyd said in a last faint whisper: “I can’t breathe”. “I can’t breathe”. And he died suffocated, with the weight of the…