Book Trailer: THRUM by Joel Allegretti

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THRUM: Poems by Joel Allegretti ISBN: 978-0-9841844-4-6 Publisher: Poets Wear Prada, 2010 Paperback: 38 pages. Price: $12.00 www.joelallegretti.com pwpbooks.blogspot.com

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THRUM: Poems by Joel Allegretti A New Poetry Collection from POETS WEAR PRADA

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“…Allegretti, deftly and delightfully, strums his magical musical instrument, which is poetry… Author of Tales of Murasaki and Other Poems, 1997 National Poetry Series selection MARTINE BELLEN says... ...and we’re planted in the heart of a global ancient/modern orchestra.”

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“Prepare yourself for the revelatory performance.” MARTINE BELLEN Author of Tales of Murasaki and Other Poems, 1997 National Poetry Series selection And advises...

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“Allegretti does a wonderful job tuning every poem so that the music of each instrument is realized again and again in the words on the page.” RAYMOND HAMMOND says... Editor, The New York Quarterly

poetry is more than words when set to music… strings play… we listen to the rhythm and hear poetry… “Context is everything…”

Guitar : 

Guitar “The tie that binds Andrés Segovia and the Clash.”

Fiddle : 

Fiddle “It took the fall for a lyre.”

Hammered Dulcimer : 

“She is the virtuoso traveler…” Hammered Dulcimer

Sitar : 

Sitar “The instrument defies its name.”

Cello : 

Cello “In his closing decade Pablo Casals played it for world harmony”

Mandolin : 

Mandolin “You are… Vivaldi’s Concerto in G Major Blue Moon of Kentucky.” and Bill Monroe’s

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Joel Allegretti is a poet, composer, and musician, playing guitar, oud & harmonium. His previous collections are The Plague Psalms, now in its third edition, and Father Silicon selected by The Kansas City Star as one of 100 Noteworthy Books of 2006. www.joelallegretti.com

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THRUM Poems by Joel Allegretti ISBN: 978-0-9841844-4-6 Publisher: Poets Wear Prada, 2010 Paperback: 38 pages Price: $12.00 Now Available on AMAZON.COM 22 poems 20 string instruments …Allegretti, deftly and delightfully, strums… Martine Bellen

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A New Poetry Collection From POETS WEAR PRADA pwpbooks.blogspot.com Have you had your poetry today?

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Royalty Free Music from Incompetech.com: “Brandenburg Concerto No4-1 BWV1049,” Kevin McLeod, Famous Classics, 2005 A Book Trailer by Brownstone Poets © Copyright 2010 Joel Allegretti, Poets Wear Prada

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