Top 100 Poems About: MUSIC


In this page, poems on / about “music” are listed.
  • 1.
    To His Friend Master R. L., In Praise Of Music And Poetry

    If music and sweet poetry agree,
    As they must needs (the sister and the brother),
    Then must the love be great 'twixt thee and me,
    Because thou lov'st the one, and I the other. read more »

    Richard Barnfield
  • 2.
    Perplexed Music

    EXPERIENCE, like a pale musician, holds
    A dulcimer of patience in his hand,
    Whence harmonies, we cannot understand,
    Of God; will in his worlds, the strain unfolds read more »

    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • 3.
    Words For Music Perhaps

    BRING me to the blasted oak
    That I, midnight upon the stroke,
    (All find safety in the tomb.)
    May call down curses on his head
    Because of my dear Jack that's dead. read more »

    William Butler Yeats
  • 4.
    Away With Funeral Music

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    Robert Louis Stevenson
  • 5.
    Music At The Villa Marina

    FOR some abiding central source of power,
    Strong-smitten steady chords, ye seem to flow
    And, flowing, carry virtue. Far below,
    The vain tumultuous passions of the hour read more »

    Robert Louis Stevenson
  • 6.
    Music: An Ode

    WAS it light that spake from the darkness,
    or music that shone from the word,
    When the night was enkindled with sound
    of the sun or the first-born bird? read more »

    Algernon Charles Swinburne
  • 7.
    Proud Music Of The Storm


    PROUD music of the storm!
    Blast that careers so free, whistling across the prairies!
    Strong hum of forest tree-tops! Wind of the mountains! read more »

    Walt Whitman
  • 8.
    That Music Always Round Me


    THAT music always round me, unceasing, unbeginning--yet long untaught
    I did not hear;
    But now the chorus I hear, and am elated; read more »

    Walt Whitman
  • 9.
    Italian Music In Dakota

    THROUGH the soft evening air enwrinding all,
    Rocks, woods, fort, cannon, pacing sentries, endless wilds,
    In dulcet streams, in flutes' and cornets' notes,
    Electric, pensive, turbulent artificial, read more »

    Walt Whitman
  • 10.
    To Music, To Becalm A Sweet Sick Youth

    Charms, that call down the moon from out her sphere,
    On this sick youth work your enchantments here!
    Bind up his senses with your numbers, so
    As to entrance his pain, or cure his woe. read more »

    Robert Herrick
  • 11.
    To Music: A Song

    Music, thou queen of heaven, care-charming spell,
    That strik'st a stillness into hell;
    Thou that tam'st tigers, and fierce storms, that rise,
    With thy soul-melting lullabies; read more »

    Robert Herrick
  • 12.
    Soft Music

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    Robert Herrick
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