My wealth

Last night at Disney Hall, Gustavo Dudamel lead the L.A. Philharmonic and opened with Beethoven’s Coriolan overture. Dudamel is very physical and electrifying in his approach. It was followed by Creative Chair John Adams’ Absolute jest, a piece for string quartet and orchestra,

Ten, a complete number

Is anybody out there as happy as I am that it’s October. The desert is most beautiful this time of year; if fall ever arrives. Today it’s 100 degrees. Even so, I am hopeful. The lantanas are in full bloom, and the color orange is everywhere. Soon a vibrant red will hit overtaking flat shades of brown. It’s my birthday in two and a half weeks and I celebrate the entire month.