Tags » George Walker

Fire Chief David Campbell, 1905

Fire Chief David Campbell and George Walker in the Chief’s buggy outside Station 1, 1905. Chiefs were driven around by a firefighter driver, but usually posed for pictures with reins in hand. 17 more words


Chineke! Makes Proms Debut

This evening is Prom 62, in which the Chineke! Orchestra makes its BBC Proms debut.
One of Chineke!’s founding cellists is Seth Parker Woods… 36 more words

BBC Proms

Celebrating American Composer George Walker

Good timing: here’s my Strings magazine profile of George Walker, who turned 95 years young last week (now available online).

continue reading

American Music

The Unstoppable George Walker

Tomorrow is the 95th birthday of George Walker. This American musical treasure remains creatively productive and full of insight and deserves to be far better known. 106 more words

American Music

2017 Otter Reunion: Area Lodgings & Directions to Reunion Locations

By all accounts we are expecting a good turnout for the July 15th weekend 2017 Camp Otter Reunion near Buffalo, with at least 60 signed up so far.   546 more words


George Walker

George Walker enlisted as a Private, first with the 9th and then with the 1st/5th Battalion of the South Staffordshire Regiment (number 15896). He first served in France from 24 July 1917. 97 more words

Men Who Served


I’ve been catching up on some bowls, but I wanted to take a moment to share this cherry shrink pot that I finished a couple weeks ago.   31 more words