This month I lost a monument of my own – my mentor and teacher, Joseph Epstein – who declined to wait for the rope and took down his own statue in an op-ed about Dr. Jill Biden.
I found out about Pittsburgh from a wordless text from an old and dear friend, containing three smiling faces blowing kisses and three hearts.
Many supporters of the Minnesota Orchestra musicians may remember a patron we were all introduced to during the lockout, Eriko Matsukawa of Japan.
Football fans recently saw the result of bringing in second-rate referees. Is that what we want for our orchestra?