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Tuning A Clarinet – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

Tune – RDP Sunday

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Tuning A Clarinet

She carefully put the mouthpiece
to her lips
and blew gently
her warm breath filling the barrel,
while her fingers pressed lower down
to raise a deep note
circulating the air
so that the blackwood swelled
giving a higher note
the instrument now ready.

©Paul Vincent Cannon

 

Paul, pvcann.com

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