“It’s astounding how much variety, and how much of what it means to be human can be expressed through just 12 pitches … and so for us musicians, music acquires a religious function in our lives.” –Eliot Fisk on Juneau Afternoon
Here Fisk plays J.S. Bach’s “Suite for Solo Cello Suite No. 1. Prelude”:
- While a demonstration at BP's Denver headquarters was underway on Monday, the architect of a broader strategy to deter ANWR drilling was on a train, traversing the length of the United Kingdom.
- The city is looking into a new way to deal with properties that make frequent appearances on the police blotter.
- According to NORAD, there were two separate incidents in the international airspace near Alaska, neither of which violated U.S. air sovereignty.
- Lawyers for the Alaska Legislature and Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s administration offer contrasting views on whether a law enacted last year will fund schools next year — or whether a new bill is needed.