Fragment No. 7 features an excerpt of the poem Escuto (tr. “I listen,”) by the Portuguese poet Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen (1919-2004).
I listen, unaware
Whether what I hear is silence
The full version can be read here in translation.
Please check back in the next few days for Fragment No. 8.
“Fragments” is a series combining brief pieces of original music with short poems or fragments of poetry.