Wednesday, December 4th

by musicclipoftheday

two takes

Eugene Ysaye (1858-1931), Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor (1923)

Maxim Vengerov, live


Hilary Hahn, live



reading table

Fragments from the December issue of Poetry:

Mother died last night,
Mother who never dies.

—Louise Glück, “Nocturne”


The purpose
Life is
To find

—May Swenson, “Banyan”


Poetry knows we are as close as a feather to disaster.

—Marianne Boruch, “Melodrama”