Ucross: Day 13

Week Two is over, and half of the residents left yesterday morning, leaving the remaining four of us acutely aware that our time here is half over, and that we, too, shall have to leave and return to the real world. I’ve officially scrapped the work I did during...

Ucross: Day 9

The remainder of last week was quite productive. I put off the orchestra piece to finish "Take All My Loves", mostly because I was feeling a little closer to the latter since I’d been working on it longer. Plus, I felt as though I should finish it...

Ucross: Day 4

This morning, three of us went on the weekly trip into Sheridan. We were dropped off on Main St., and told of several points of interest before being set loose on the unsuspecting populace for an hour and half. We stopped in both bookstores, which is always a treat...

Ucross: Day 2 Photos

Here are a few photos from the ranch tour: These three were taken at the Tepee Circles, overlooking the valley. We stopped briefly to look at these cool boulders. This is also from the area of the boulders – a landslide that exposed a small coal vein. And this...

Ucross: Day 2

Today was a low-work day, owing to the morning orientation session and the afternoon Ranch tour, but I managed to do some solid pre-compositional planning in the early afternoon. The Ranch tour was really fun and interesting (and yielded more photos, which I’ll...