November 5, 2012 - 9:00am
Saturday morning saw the annual Louisville half marathon and 5K, and I was in the middle of it.
The Post Office says that they deliver mail through rain, sleet, and snow; well friends and neighbors on Saturday I delivered freezing water in nearly all of those conditions in the Louisville Sports Commission’s half marathon.That is, as a proud member of a water stop team about midway...
August 30, 2012 - 2:00pm
Even when we use full names, a certain insularity immunizes Louisvillians from the potential for double-takes by outsiders
Since marketing became paramount in medicine, or put another way, since Dr. Kildare gave way to P.T. Barnum in American hospitals, one buzz phrase after another has persuaded us that our lives depend on choosing the right one.One of the most intense mantras was broadcast a few years ago. Doubtless...
May 29, 2012 - 4:46am
Mario DaSilva and the Classical Strings put on an intimate Beatles concert at Abbey Road on the River.
Yesterday the Classical Strings (an all-female string quartet, of which I am a member, that backs up various bands at Abbey Road on the River) had the honor of accompanying Mario DaSilva during his 3 p.m. show in the Daisy Room. This was a nice change from what we are used to doing. Normally...
May 25, 2012 - 5:45pm
Writer, Anna Blanton, shares a look behind the scenes at sound checks and rehearsals.
As a classically trained violinist as well as a fiddle player, I have found Abbey Road on the River and orchestra rehearsals to be worlds apart. When you show up to an orchestra rehearsal on time you are considered late. You should already be unpacked, tuned, warmed...
May 23, 2012 - 10:27am
Get up to half off Abbey Road on the River tickets.
Groupon is offering discounted Abbey Road on the River tickets. Abbey Road on the River is the world's largest Beatles festival held on the Belvedere in downtown Louisville May 24-28. Learn more about the festival here.