Tuesday, August 23rd
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor
Jonathan Biss, live, New York, 2011
One of the things I admire about this performance is its immediacy: it feels not like recitation but spontaneous utterance.
asleep on a leaf
can change your life
—Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), translated from Japanese by David Young