What better way to enter the spirit of Christmas than by reliving a very special event. Going through my photographs from the December 9 edition of Timber House Concerts, I  recalled the magical atmosphere conjured up by Beta Radio. The Wilmington duo of Ben Mabry and Brent Holloman traveled from North Carolina for a series of Christmas shows on the road. The performances feature a collection of re-imagined Christmas favorites, along with plenty of original material. Brent’s wife Amanda joined in, giving these intimate house concerts even more of a family feel.

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UPDATE May 19, 2019: Hear Anna Tivel’s interview on World Cafe Words & Music with Talia Schlanger. Click here.

Trust.

I try my best to be sensitive to the camera’s presence in the room; it’s presence in the artist’s sacred space, and what is often a meditative space in which the listener goes to contemplate and heal. Thank you, Timber House Concerts, artists and supporters for trusting me to share this space with you and allowing me to capture at least a portion of what’s created.

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