Nutritionists will tell you itâ€™s dangerous to shop for food when youâ€™re hungry and more likely to wander into Twinkieland. For me, the real peril lurks in Wegmansâ€™ book aisle, where on a recent Friday afternoon, I picked up The Doctor and the Diva, the debut novel by Adrienne McDonnell. â€śSome books just naturally enslave you,â€ť read the Washington Post blub on
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra is playing Mahlerâ€™s Symphony No. 4 this evening and Saturday night (Iâ€™ll be there on Saturday). Just by chance, I happen to have a few cool Mahler links that Iâ€™ve saved up for a rainy day.
Check out this time lapse of the stage being set for Mahlerâ€™s Symphony No. 8 â€śSymphony of a Thousandâ€ť at Los Angelesâ€™s Walt Disney Concert Hall.