Classical 91.5

Fascinatin' Rhythm: An Elegiac Strain, 06/08/19

Jun 2, 2019


Episode #1923

6/8       An Elegiac Strain  More often than not, popular songs trade in youthfulness and hope. But in these songs, you may also detect something different—an elegaic strain that carries you emotionally farther and deeper than mere happiness. The melancholy of loss deepens. We may depart but we always remember, especially in song.