Tag: poetry

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 #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 #86 – Quinto Império

In the 14th of August 1385 took place the Battle of Aljubarrota between the Kingdom of Portugal and the Crown of Castile. We celebrate one of the most important moments in the History of Portugal with a program dedicated to the “Quinto Império” – a concept of a global Portuguese empire with spiritual and temporal…


Between Birds of Prey #46 – Edgar Allan Poe

In this Between Birds of Prey program we pay tribute to the american writer Edgar Allan Poe, whom was born in this day 199 years ago, so the title for today’s program is: Once Upon a Midnight Dreary – 199 years after Edgar Alan Poe’s Death. Edgar Allan Poe was one of the most influential writers of the romanticism in 19th century….