World-class violinist leads music master class

December 4, 2002 • 0
Pamela Frank is a world-class violinist. She has won international prizes and played venues from Scotland to Hollywood. But sometimes simply playing her instrument is not enough. “It’s not all about violin playing,” Frank told one performer, “because that becomes old.” Tuesday afternoon, six musicians from the Yale School of Music were put to the »

Committee to investigate Columbus House overflow shelter

October 14, 2002 • 0
A special city comission is investigating Columbus House, a privately-run New Haven homeless shelter, based on claims that the shelter is not doing an adequate job of returning homeless people to independent lives. Ward 30 Alderman Nathan Joyner called for the investigation into the shelter’s alleged lack of results because he said he believes Columbus »