This beautiful event celebrates the ecstatic poetry of Rumi, the most widely read poet in the world today. It is performed by Coleman Barks – acclaimed poet, translator and interpreter of Rumi’s work – who is accompanied by Grammy Award-winning cellist, David Darling. It captures one of the most expressive journeys between poetry and music you may ever come across.
1 Video & Audio Lecture
What you will receive
1 Video & 1 Audio Recording
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Experience thirteenth-century mystical poet Rumi as you never have before – through the resonant, whiskey-and-syrup voice of Coleman Barks who is a preeminent poet, scholar, and celebrated interpreter of Rumi’s work. He is a bard in the truest sense of the word.
Coleman’s work sparked an American Rumi renaissance and made Rumi the best-selling poet in the US today. Globally, Rumi’s fans are legion.
Coleman’s extraordinary recitation is soulfully accompanied by the music of David Darling, a Grammy Award-winning artist who connects the earthy incense of Rumi’s words with the celestial strings of the cello. In this exquisite performance, Heaven and Earth unite in one of the most stunningly beautiful expressions of music and poetry that you will ever experience.
Who would enjoy this lecture
You will enjoy this if you are interested in:
- Rumi and the mysteries of his poetry
- Coleman Barks’ interpretation of Rumi’s work
- Exploring a mystical and soulful journey where poetry and music meet
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