Tag: Edgar Allan Poe

Between Birds of Prey #160 – Poetry Echoes Still

As a tribute to the Portuguese poet Herberto Hélder, today we have an episode of Between Birds of Prey dedicated to the art of poetry. Herberto Hélder – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herberto_H%C3%A9lder -, who died at the age of 84, was one of the most important poets of the 20th century in Portugal. With no further ado, here…


Between Birds of Prey #152 – Tales of the Macabre

This week we celebrate 206 years after Edgar Allan Poe’s birth with an episode dedicated to his short stories and poems, entitled: ‘Tales of the Macabre’. With no further ado here is the audio and playlist. Steve Rimpici – A Descent into the Maelstrom (Part 1) Steve Rimpici – A Descent into the Maelstrom (Part…


Between Birds of Prey #94 – The Shadow of the Raven (tribute to Edgar Allan Poe)

This week in Between Birds of Prey we make a small tribute to Edgar Allan Poe, 164 years after his death, with an episode entitled “The Shadow of the Raven”. Here is the audio and playlist for today: Nox Arcana – Darkest Hour (Shadow Of The Raven) André Previn: London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus –…


Between Birds of Prey #73 – Tales of Mystery and Imagination

Episode 73 of Between Birds of Prey is a bit different from the regular episodes. This week we focus on several tales of mystery and imagination (macabre, horror, fantasy and akin genres). In this way, we have theatrifications of poems and short-stories from some very well-known authors: Lord Byron, Rimbaud, Edgar Allan Poe, Jorge Luís…