Author Archives: marahelmuth

About marahelmuth

Composer / researcher specializing in computer music, professor at CCM, at the University of Cincinnati. Embarking on a trip to Uganda April 13, 2011. I will be working with Teach and Tour Sojourners, who arrange tours in the parks and reserves and lectures at universities. On the tours I'll be recording wildlife sound and video, to be used in future compositions.

Political Events

Writing from the Amsterdam Airport on the way home: Apparently President Mouseveni blocked consideration of a horrible anti-gay bill Wed that may have come to a vote that day. It apparently does not have widespread support but is being pushed … Continue reading

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May 9-10 I went to an “African African” restaurant, as Larry  called it. In an area with a lot of small shops you find a woman  cooking things in big pots and tell her what you want. There is a … Continue reading

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Sipi Falls Photos May 8, mostly

 Kalungi

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Budongo Forest and Road Photos May 7

 that’s a chimp!  monkey by the road  baboons  mom gets mad  swamp flower  football

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The last week May 7-12

We left at 5am, I packed 2 pieces of white bread and ate some peanuts. We hit a big white bird at some point, which I felt bad about for a while. I got to see the sunrise off to … Continue reading

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Kampala April 30 – May 6

I spend Saturday on the code for loonspace. I had  somehow lost the C code for Implements and Loonspace, and it just didn’t work out to send the old marked  scores used by others. It was harder than I predicted  … Continue reading

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Kibale Photos April 29

No photos of chimps here, but I do have some video to sort through later.  bird sunning itself by park office  baboons on the way out of Kibale

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