Wednesday, May 13, 2009

tintinnabulation is like this

a found poem

Here I am alone with silence.

I have discovered
that it is enough
when a single note

is beautifully played

The composer Arvo Pärt, who rocks the umlaut, found in Protesting This World in Sounds of Another, a musical review of his Symphony No. 4 (“Los Angeles”) that is described by the New York Times as a protest against Vladimir V. Putin, the current Russian prime minister and former president.

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