This was a Poe inspired work. It is a creative mix of music and art.
Archive for Music
The beginning of this jazz vespers performance includes a snippet of Edgar Allan Poe’s Spirits of the Dead.
The breeze-the breath of God- is still-
and the mist upon the hill
Is a symbol and a token-
How long it hangs upon the trees,
A mystery of mysteries!
Edgar Allan Poe’s Dream Within a Dream video.
Here is a short movie by Ralf Kleemann featuring a poetic reading of Edgar Allan Poe’s A Dream Within a Dream.
On September 28, 1634 John Milton’s drama, Comus, was performed at Ludlow Castle, as a presentation before John, Earl of Bridgewater, President of Wales. In 1922 Comus was illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Here is a presentation of Arthur Rackham’s old book illustrations to Comus set to the music of Antonio Vivaldi – Inverno I. Allegro non molto.