February 2018

Julie’s Birthday

By | 2018-02-17T16:25:24+00:00 February 17th, 2018|Julie, Julie's Diary|

Today, February 17, 2018, is the birthday of my wife, Julia Weston Faunce Carragan. She was a mediaevalist and a career teacher and a profound enthusiast for music of early times. She made an exception in the case of the first of the Sonata-Triad by Nicolas Medtner, who was a close friend of my [...]

April 2017

An anniversary

By | 2017-04-05T14:51:02+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Art, Julie, Julie's Diary|

This is my wife, Julia Weston Faunce Carragan, as recently painted by Hedvig Lockwood of Hudson, New York. It was created from a photograph of Julie taken at Camp Dippikill in the southern Adirondacks in about 1980, where after making an ascent and having firelight dinner with other climbers she was listening to great stories [...]