AN ODE TO SUMMER ON YOUTUBE—SPLENDID!!!!!
This piece is the epitome of English summer for me.
The Lark Ascending (Ralph Vaughan Williams), inspired by George Meredith’s poem which begins:
He rises and begins to round,
He drops the silver chain of sound
Of many links without a break,
In chirrup, whistle, slur and shake,
All intervolv’d and spreading wide,
Like water-dimples down a tide
Where ripple ripple overcurls
And eddy into eddy whirls;
My favourite part of the poem is:
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