Week 4 Staff Predictions: Bears vs. Colts

They might not be pretty wins, but it doesn’t matter the Chicago Bears are 3-0 and are now getting ready to play the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts are coming off a dominating performance over the New York Giants.

This is the Bears’ first major challenge of the year as their first three games were against winless opponents, the Colts are 2-1 with their only loss coming in Week 1 to the Jacksonville Jaguars.… Click here to continue reading!

Music Review: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major, Hob. VIIb:1

by Brian Clinkenbeard

Haydn is a composer who is well-known among music specialists, and certainly not unheard of in the general public; however, in both realms, he is sometimes dismissed as “That guy who wrote a lot of symphonies/string quartets”, or “That guy who wrote a symphony designed to scare people who had fallen asleep during the concert“, or, to paraphrase a Facebook comment I read a while back, “That guy who wrote dime-a-dozen symphonies, which are incomparable, both individually and collectively, to the mystical poetry of a piece like Berg’s Violin Concerto”.… Click here to continue reading!