Correspondence: A Brubeck Web Site

Just wanted you to know that FINALLY we have a website. It's still in formation and we welcome any suggestions. It was created by Brian Chauley, former Fellow at Brubeck Institute and now assistant to the Exec. Director. We hope to do more by the addition of a newsletter and more photographs, and current news re: concerts etc. So visit us at Happy Spring to All! Dave and Iola … [Read more...]

In Your Own Words

Well, English usage fans, you are not alone. Our item the other day on needless, overused or just plain annoying words and phrases encouraged a torrent of them from you. To revisit the original piece and see the responses so far, click here. You'll have to scroll up to get to the beginning. Have a pleasant weekend and, as the sainted John Ciardi used to say, good words to you.   … [Read more...]