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Thrush Hill Music recital scheduled for April 18 and 19

Thrush Hill Music presents a "Trios and Soliloquies" recital at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 18, and Saturday, April 19, at Resurrection...
On the Trails: Out and about in mid-June

...listen to bird songs. I especially wanted to hear Swainson's thrush, whose vigorous, upward-spiraling song is beautiful, and...and a few unenthusiastic, feeble-sounding Swainson's thrushes. The valley was far quieter than I had expected, even though...
On the Trails: Finding noise in the 'Quiet' notice - at least sometimes - the conspicuous songs and calls of birds. Many folks rejoice at the first song of a varied thrush that is heard in spring. A friend enjoys the "rattling key chain" vocalization of golden-crowned kinglets. Some of us...
On Writing: The existential keyboard

I hear the trill of a thrush in the woods across the river. The dogs hear it...morning, the dogs and I, and this is the first thrush we've heard this year. By next weekend the thrushes will be in full voice. Spring comes on. The waters...
Tutunov to give recital, lead classes in Juneau

Thrush Hill Music Studio will host a piano concert, lessons and a master class with...Northern Light Church. Tickets are $25/$18 and are available through Thrush Hill, will be offered June...
Perambulations in June

...the late-arriving Swainson's thrushes are here, sounding off with their distinctive rising notes. Hermit thrushes have been here for a while, but they're...eggshells on the ground). A few varied thrushes and ruby-crowned kinglets could...
Who was that masked bird?

...and tail, along with the color, I can narrow it down to a sparrow or one of the littler thrushes. The white on its head is the giveaway though. Thrushes don't have white on top of their heads, so I deducted my furtive fugitive was a white-crowned...
Photo: Eating like a bird

An adolescent varied thrush makes a quick meal of red berries from an elderberry tree in Douglas on Sunday.
A flood of crocus

The song of the varied thrush rings out in the still bare woods. It is the first crack in the winter wall, and like a rush of pent up emotion, the spring...
As president comes to Anchorage, spots of Juneau rise to surface

...refrigerator" kept food safe, but it thawed so much that he had to dig another - 10 feet deep this time.He's seen swallows and thrushes disappear from the forest around his cabin, more wind and storms. "These are the local climate changes that I've noticed...


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