It was such a feast for the senses playing in the Gamelan Sekar Petak’s annual concert in York on Wednesday. Under the direction of Neil Sorrell and dedicated to the memory of the maker of the York Gamelan, Tentrem Sarwanto (1940-2015), the themes were Passings and Ships in the Night in the first half and Rituals and Far Away Sounds after the break. 152 more words
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This week’s homes include a four-bedroom in Redding, Conn., and a five-bedroom in Old Brookville, N.Y.
The Venerable Bede
Feastday can be 25 May also. Born in Northumbria, England, 673; died at Jarrow, England, on May 25, 735.
In the days when Northumbria was a great scholastic centre with famous schools at Jarrow and York, Bede was the most distinguished of its scholars. 1,020 more words