7 episodios

Lyre Lyre celebrates ballads, epic poems and storytelling. May's series - Longfellow in Lockdown features readings of the poems and translations of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, exploring what his work gives to us during lockdown.

Lyre Lyre Steve Wharton

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Lyre Lyre celebrates ballads, epic poems and storytelling. May's series - Longfellow in Lockdown features readings of the poems and translations of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, exploring what his work gives to us during lockdown.

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 7: A Day In June, The Tide Rises The Tide Falls & A Broken Oar

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 7: A Day In June, The Tide Rises The Tide Falls & A Broken Oar

    The finale of the Longfellow in Lockdown series as a lift to restrictions is due to be announced. Features three fine pieces by Longfellow and news about Series 2 of the Lyre Lyre podcast.

    • 7 min
    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 6: The Cumberland & The Fire Of Driftwood

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 6: The Cumberland & The Fire Of Driftwood

    Who knows what course our lives will take after lockdown.

    • 7 min
    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 5: The Village Blacksmith

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 5: The Village Blacksmith

    Focusing on a single poem from early in Longfellow's career.

    • 3 min
    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 4: Ultima Thule & Beowulf's Expedition To Heort.

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 4: Ultima Thule & Beowulf's Expedition To Heort.

    We're celebrating Star Wars Day with Longfellow today; journeying to far off islands and mead halls.

    • 7 min
    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 3: Suspiria & Santa Filomena

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 3: Suspiria & Santa Filomena

    Exploring how Longfellow came to write about Florence Nightingale.

    • 7 min
    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 2: The Luck of Edenhall & King Witlaf's Drinking Horn

    Longfellow in Lockdown Ep 2: The Luck of Edenhall & King Witlaf's Drinking Horn

    This episode looks at two poems related to drinking that were inspired by Longfellow's tours of Europe. One of the poems is based on a legend from the English Lake District.

    • 9 min

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