Notebook
June 14th, 2007 by grant

Now I don’t mean for this to become a Jon… uh whatz his name website, but damn I’m proud of him, #13 this week. I look forward to our trip midsummer, hopefully I’ll get the chance to photograph him performing. I’ve been trying for years and this is the best I’ve got, which is pretty bad.

June 14th, 2007 by grant

Today there is sadness in the house as Sandy sold her buddy Tessi Tacoma. She’s served us well but now that I have a company vehicle (Maxi) someone had to go.

June 14th, 2007 by grant

Four VC Gold Medalist palying at the same time. Jose Feghali(1985), Stanislav Ioudenitch(2001), Olga Kern(2001), Jon Nakamatsu(1997). Watch it here.

June 12th, 2007 by grant

A speech Jon gave at the Van Cliburn this past June… or should we say confession?

June 12th, 2007 by grant
June 10th, 2007 by grant

Last week Mommy dropped off a Filipino Songbook. There are 1164 pages and she asked me to memorize them by her next visit! Ricky, Sil I’m gonna need some help!

June 10th, 2007 by grant

Jon’s new CD is out – Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F/Rhapsody in Blue in C. I sure hope he’s not gonna sing on this one. Looking for more punishment

June 9th, 2007 by grant

One of the really great things about living here is the incredible sights right outside our backdoor. Uh kinda like the discovery channel without the cable cost. It’s truly a circle of life that’s both fascinating and heartbreaking. Difficult as it is, we try not to interfere with the flow of Mother Nature. I’m here just to […]

June 9th, 2007 by grant

Went out back the other day and happened to notice a 7-legged Alameda Backyard Deck Spider. Reminded me of a King Crab so I had to photograph it.

June 9th, 2007 by grant

After careful review of Sandy’s Birthday images. I’d have to say that Rhea gets 1st prize for best photo. This is by far the best shot I’ve ever seen of Ysabela.