About two weeks ago, one of the greatest American poets, W.S. Merwin, passed away at the age of 91. I’ve loved Merwin’s poetry for decades: profound, moving, full of grief and joy, stars and earth, eternity and the present moment; words that stay with you for the rest of the day, or maybe much longer. […]
The instrument in this picture is going to arrive at my house sometime in the next couple of weeks. It belonged to one of my mentors and teachers, Tom Binkley, with whom I studied in the late 80s and early 90s at Indiana University’s Early Music Institute (now called the “Historical Performance Institute.”)
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