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Jeff Dinsmore

Many of us have now heard of the passing of our friend and colleague, Jeff Dinsmore. Tenor and co-founder of The Crossing, he was its board president for most of its existence, and always its guiding light. 218 more words

Choral Music

The Crossing in Mourning

I spent all day today working on my commission for The Crossing, took a break to look at Arts Journal, and saw the… 90 more words

Composer at Work

Posting will be very sparse in the next few weeks as I have to finish up my piece for The Crossing, Mass for the Day of St. 58 more words

Eric Owens Gift to The Crossing for a New Work by Kile Smith

I’m thrilled to be working with The Crossing again, and on such an imaginitive and momentous project. The commitment of so many to Donald Nally and this outstanding group of musicians has always been inspiring, but now, to see Eric Owens joining The Crossing family in this way, to support our music-making together in this new piece, is both humbling and exhilarating. 321 more words

New Music

Barb on the Border Trilogy by Cormac McCarthy

Cormac McCarthy is an author that I have been smitten with since I first picked up a copy of The Road a few years ago and got lost for days in a stark dystopian world. 503 more words

Staff Reads


Book One: Origins 

John Mitchell’s life in the small Midwestern town of Mill City Wisconsin is about to change forever. The animals in his lab at the Neuro Science Research center suddenly die, he learns gut wrenching news about his wife of ten years and the most important meeting of his career gets canceled when his boss mysteriously disappears. 327 more words