Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Partita No. 2 for Solo Violin in D minor, excerpt (Sarabande); Hilary Hahn, violin
Eugene Ysaye (1858-1931), Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor (1923)
Maxim Vengerov, live
Hilary Hahn, live
Fragments from the December issue of Poetry:
Mother died last night,
Mother who never dies.
—Louise Glück, “Nocturne”
—May Swenson, “Banyan”
Poetry knows we are as close as a feather to disaster.
—Marianne Boruch, “Melodrama”