Monthly Archives: January 2014

Mélomanie


Mélomanie: an excessive and abnormal love and deep attraction to music and melody.

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Art is Absolute


Art has no aim; it is aim itself; it is the absolute because it is a reflection of the Absolute- the Soul. And since it is absolute, it cannot serve an idea, it is dominant, it is the source from which all life comes.  Art stands above life; penetrates the essence of the universe; reads […]

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Polar winds v. Tropic thunder


And so my winter break is coming to an end. Next Monday I start my second semester of graduate studies, where I shall immerse myself anew in music, music, and music (and the midwest weather). Between a musicology course in twentieth-century music to twentieth -century musical analysis, choral conducting, graduate musical composition, and ensembles. This […]

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Facebook Page!


The Art Of Musical Poetry now has a Facebook page! if you would like to share it with the rest of the world, the link is right beside the column or here is the link!

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If music be the food of love…


If music be the food of love, sing on till I am fill’d with joy; for then my list’ning soul you move with pleasures that can never cloy, your eyes, your mien, your tongue declare that you are music ev’rywhere. Pleasures invade both eye and ear, so fierce the transports are, they wound, and all […]

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Believe, I shall…


I believe in the sun, and the warm it exudes. I believe in the moon, the stars, and space. In the sound of the wind against my face. The chill of winter on a morning’s breath  I believe in the heart, emotions palpitating…In the sea and its temperamentI believe in starting clean, and the opportunities it can bring.In […]

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i thank you God for this most amazing day


  i thank You God for most this amazing day:for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes (i who have died am alive again today, and this is the sun’s birthday; this is the birth day of […]

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