February 29, 2008


The finally completely renovated CCRMA (Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics) building on the Knoll at Stanford.Today's stair number: 0

February 28, 2008


Flash visit to LA - nice view of the airport...Today's stair number: 0

February 27, 2008

Blue Skies...

...always make me feel good.Today's stair number: 1

February 26, 2008

Radcliffe Iron Chef!

The unassuming aftermath of a sumptuous feast!Today's stair number: 1

February 25, 2008

Rain Into Snow

It got just cold enough to turn the rain into big, fluffy snow, for a little while.Today's stair number: 1

February 24, 2008

Sunday At The Office

Peaceful, quiet, sunny and snowy.Today's stair number: 1

February 23, 2008

Bench Update

Beautiful patterns of snow melting in the sun.Today's stair number: 4

February 22, 2008

Still Winter...

There seems to be an unusually high correlation between the occurrence of snow storms and our visits to the MIT campus...Today's stair number: 1

February 21, 2008

Squirrel Shot!

The squirrels seem to be enjoying the cold and crisp weather just as much as anyone else. The cold seems to slow them down a bit, which allows for slightly better framed shots...Today's stair number: 1

February 20, 2008

Lunar Eclipse

Purists would argue that the picture would make a stronger point if the moon were actually in the shot...
Today's stair number: 1

February 19, 2008

Just Another Day At The Office

Somehow, even the fierce Cambridge winter does not seem so terrible after all...
Today's stair number: 1

February 18, 2008

Bread Pudding

Home made, with apples and craisins!Today's stair number: 2

February 17, 2008

Could It Be Spring?

An unusually warm day...Today's stair number: 4

February 16, 2008

Radcliffe Yard

The building on the right hand side (with all the chimneys) will be the new home of the Radcliffe Fellowship starting next year. Interesting contrast with the cubic structure across the street...Today's stair number: 1

February 15, 2008

P.D.Q. Bach At The AAAS Meeting

Standing in the green "room" before our presentation of a "Technical Analysis of the Music of P.D.Q. Bach for the Special Improbable Research Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Boston.Today's stair number: 1

February 14, 2008

Happy Valentine!

Wonderful weather on the Maxwell Dworkin building for my talk at Harvard CS. The building is named after Mary Maxwell Gates and Beatrice Dworkin Ballmer.Today's stair number: 1

February 13, 2008

Pool In The Quad

A reminder that ice is water proof...Today's stair number: 1

February 12, 2008

Montreal Metropolitain

One last shot of Montreal, a spatio-temporal portal...Today's stair number: 1

February 11, 2008

Benches In Montreal

These Montreal benches see some serious snow!Today's stair number: 2

February 10, 2008

More Snow In Montreal

It never really snowed a lot, but there were piles of snow everywhere...Today's stair number: 1

February 09, 2008

Towards The Old Port

Montreal, cold and snowy and wet... Today's stair number: 0

February 08, 2008

Montreal From Above

The view from the seminar room in McGill's new music building.Today's stair number: 0

February 07, 2008

PDC Au Foie Gras

Au Pied de Cochon, the specialty is foie gras (on a pied de cochon...). Delicious!Today's stair number: 0

Queen Victoria In The Snow!

In front of McGill University's Schulich School of Music (old building), in Montreal.Today's stair number: 0

February 05, 2008


Canopy - A meditation on the demise of the American Elm, by Esther Parada (34 Concord).Today's stair number: 2

February 04, 2008

Snow In The Quad

Cold and snowy and wet.Today's stair number: 1

February 03, 2008

The NYGiants Win The Superbowl!

...and the Harvard Bridge length in smoots amounts to 364.4 +/- 1 ear.Today's stair number: 4

February 02, 2008

Fogg Museum

At last a long overdue visit to Harvard's Fogg Museum.Today's stair number: 1

February 01, 2008

Sunset On Vassar Street

It's all in the title...Today's stair number: 1