Zoran, the Great

This is Zoran Stilin, Croatian-born cellist and master Luthier (maker of stringed instruments) who lives in Tucson. He studied at the Music Academy of Zagreb in Croatia, then in Switzerland before arriving in Tucson to study under Gordon Epperson and Peter Rejto at the University of Arizona. He plays in the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, chamber groups, […]

Pea Soup Commute

I live in Tucson, Arizona. Fog doesn’t present itself here very often. On the rare occasion it does, it’s usually burnt off within fifteen or twenty minutes of sunrise, but today was different: different in the fog’s presence at all; different in the density; different in the length of time it stuck around. It was almost three hours […]