Tuesday, August 23rd

by musicclipoftheday

never enough

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.



reading table

One insect
asleep on a leaf
can change your life

—Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), translated from Japanese by David Young