Ezra Pound, Damon Krukowski - Sestina: Altaforte mp3 flac
- Album: Sestina: Altaforte
- MP3: 1497 mb | FLAC: 1162 mb
- Released: 2015
- Style: Poetry
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Sestina: Altaforte (Bloody Sestina). Original recording by the Harvard Film Service, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, on May 17, 1939. Produced as part of the exhibition ‘Damon Krukowski: NOT TO BE PLAYED’ in the Harvard Art Museums in 2015. The Woodberry Sessions is a collaboration between the Woodberry Poetry Room and the Carpenter Center, bringing archival material to the public realm. Matrix, Runout: cca 1-1 bloody sestina - not to be played.
In this rare recording from 1939, Ezra Pound gives a passionate reading of his early work about a warmongering 12th century troubadour, a poem called "Sestina: Altaforte. The poem was written in early 1909, when Pound was an ambitious 23-year-old American living in London. At that time Pound was in the habit of spending hours every day poring over books in the British Museum reading room.
Ezra Pound, Damon Krukowski - Sestina: Altaforte (7", S/Sided). Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts.
All Best Poems ♥ Ezra Pound Poems List Ezra Pound – Sestina: Altaforte. Ezra Pound – Sestina: Altaforte: Poem. Loquitur: En Bertrans de Born. Dante Alighieri put this man in hell for that he was a stirrer-up of strife. Judge ye! Have I dug him up again? The scene in at his castle, Altaforte. The Leopard," the device of Richard (Cúur de Lion).
Ezra Pound (October 30, 1885 – November 1, 1972) was an American expatriate, poet, musician, critic and intellectual who, along with T. S. Eliot, was a major figure of the modernist movement in early 20th century poetry. He was the driving force behind several modernist movements, notably Imagism and Vorticism. Ezra Pound, Damon Krukowski - Sestina: Altaforte (7", S/Sided).
Sestina: Altaforte - Damn it all! all this our South stinks peace. Ezra Pound is generally considered the poet most responsible for defining and promoting a modernist aesthetic in poetry. In the early teens of the twentieth century, he opened a seminal exchange of work and ideas between British and American writers, and was famous for the generosity with which he advanced the work of such major contemporaries as W. B. Yeats, Robert Frost, William Carlos Williams, Marianne Moore, H. James Joyce, Ernest Hemingway, and especially T. Eliot.
LOQUITUR: En Betrans de Born. Eccovi! Judge ye! Have I dug him up again? The scene is his castle, Altaforte. Leopard, the device of Richard (Cœur de Lion). I. Damn it all! all this our South stinks peace.
About Sestina: Altaforte. Pound said of it: The sestina is a form like a thin sheet of flame, folding and infolding upon itsel. .
Past show featuring works by Damon Krukowski at Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts Cambridge, 24 Quincy Street Oct 8th – 25th 2015. Recorded on the eve of World War II, Pound believed his poem Sestina: Altaforte -or Bloody Sestina, as it came to be known-could incite violence. He was convinced it possessed a persuasive power over the future: several years after making the recording, Pound wrote a letter stating it was not to be played. The recording of Pound’s impassioned recitation was originally cut to lacquer disc, subsequently transferred to magnetic tape in the 1950s, and duplicated on cassette in the ’70s.
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NotesOriginal recording by the Harvard Film Service, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, on May 17, 1939.
Produced as part of the exhibition ‘Damon Krukowski: NOT TO BE PLAYED’ in the Harvard Art Museums in 2015.
The Woodberry Sessions is a collaboration between the Woodberry Poetry Room and the Carpenter Center, bringing archival material to the public realm. This disc is the inaugural edition.
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