New Year 2019

A belated Happy New Year to everyone reading this. I did not compose an entry for December or January. While I try to maintain a monthly schedule of progress reports, I felt it was better to file this one after accomplishing certain tasks. We made great strides toward...

November 2018 News

Dear Friends: I just returned from a month in the United States. The trip was in three parts, each part different from the others. I will summarize them separately. The first part was our visit to Berea College in Berea, Kentucky to record a major portion of the...

September-October 2018

Dear Friends: Hope to see you at one of the following events! East Coast Friday, October 12th – from 7pm to 9pm, Wooden Shoe in Philadelphia, PA . Co-sponsored by Philly Socialists. A joint event with author and musician Mat Callahan and Aaron Leonard, author of...

August-September 2018 News

Dear Friends: Progress continues on the two projects I wrote about in last month’s news. In the case of Working Class Heroes, Yvonne and I have completed the recording of 20 songs which will eventually be available on a cd. We’re working to finish the...

June-July 2018 News

Dear Friends: Two important items this month. First, progress with Songs of Slavery and Emancipation. Second, progress with a new project: Working Class Heroes. In late May, I traveled with my good friend and filmmaker, Reto Camenisch, to Peterboro, New York and to...

April-May 2018

The big news is that my trip to Berea, Kentucky was an overwhelming success. Songs of Slavery and Emancipation now has the official endorsement of Berea College https://www.berea.edu/. Berea, moreover, will furnish practical support of various kinds. This includes...