Wednesday, September 22, 2010

I'm a guest-bloggin' fool

Yep! two more posts up today. I promise to stop linking to other things and start blogging again for real next week, but I busted my ass writing these so I figured I could take it easy while they were running. Enjoy!


3 comments:

  1. I feel like every time I read one of your posts, I fall a little more in love. The honey favors? The DIY letterpress invitations?

    But best of all, your ceremony! Love the music choices (especially i carry your heart), and I was tickled when you said that one of your readings was Neruda's Love Sonnet 17-the first song John wrote for me used Sonnet 17 for its poetry!

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  2. haha thanks! The setting of the e.e. cummings was absolute magic -- a piece of awesome new music by a 30-yr-old female composer. you can hear it here, sung by a baritone (though I think I like it better from a soprano, as we had it): http://www.jocelynhagen.com/listen.htm

    totally stunning! Maybe I'll be able to get a sound file of the performance from the video my friend took.

    um, also, so lovely that your John writes you songs!

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  3. Kathleen, her work is amazing! Where did you find her? This is absolutely my favorite setting on this poem yet!

    And yes, it's pretty amazing to have a John that writes you songs. They're always perfectly suited to my voice, so that they just feel like playing. I love them!

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