John Pless considers himself a fatalist, or one who believes all events in life — love and loss, tragedy and triumph — can be boiled down to the idea humans are powerless to what actually transpires.
The youngest child, Kevin Leman was not interested in taking school seriously. “I saw myself as the screw-off of the…
Since John and Linda Wadsworth were married in 1987, they have been coming to Chautauqua and immersing themselves in the community — particularly the performing arts.
At 2:30 p.m. this Sunday, the Buffalo Silver Band will take the Amphitheater stage for the first time. There are hundreds of brass bands around the world, but only one in western New York.
“If they haven’t had a chance to hear us, there aren’t other bands or orchestras around like ours to hear,” said Larry Thompson, a cornet player with the band.
Thompson has been playing with the band for more than 25 years, though the band has been active since 1915.