"Music and poetry have a common domain, from which they draw inspiration and in which they operate: the landscape of the soul". Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Tonight, CBC Radio's acclaimed literary personality, Eleanor Wachtel joins us to explore the complex and strange beauty of the "landscape of the soul" - where darkness stirs and wakes the imagination, and ghostly whispers and enchanting lullabies embrace the listener in suspended time at the heart of song and poetry.
THE SPINNERS OF SPELLS: Johannes Brahms, Eric Whitacre, Morten Lauridsen,
Ola Gjeilo, Daniel Elder, and other fascinating voices.
ELEANOR WACHTEL, reader