2012 String Poet Prize Composer Announced

Celebrated Australian pianist Barry Tognolini will be the composer for the 2012 String Poet Prize.

Submissions are being accepted through February 25th for the 2012 String Poet Prize. The contest theme is "Remembrance". Both on-line and postal entries are accepted — read the guidelines for more information.

 


Spring Studio Series 2012 Performance Season Opening Night

The opening event for the 2012 Studio Series is on Saturday, February 18 at 5:00 PM. We invite you to join us for a celebration of the Nassau County (NY) Poets Laureate, featuring poetry by Linda Opyr, Gayl Teller, and Max Wheat, and a program for violin and piano by Janet Packer and Geoffrey Burleson.

Visit String Poet for more information and to purchase tickets (online tickets are discounted vs. the door price).

 
 


Studio Series Special Event: A Timeless Evening with Annabelle Moseley and Gabriel Schaff

Join us on Saturday, March 31 at 5:00 PM for a special event featuring poet Annabelle Moseley celebrating the launch of her new poetry collection, The Clock of the Long Now, with a reading from the book and a program of music for solo violin, inspired by The Clock of the Long Now, by violinist Gabriel Schaff. A book signing will follow (ticket holders receive a $3 discount).

Visit String Poet for more information and to purchase tickets (online tickets are discounted vs. the door price).

 


String Poet Volume I, Issue 2 (Winter 2011)

excerpt of Prescription, by Steve Forster

If you haven't read it yet, check out the second issue of String Poet, featuring a fine collection of poetry, art by Steve Forster, and music by Pedro de Alcantara. To see the list of contributors and read the issue, visit String Poet.