Jez Brul


Senryu (Sans Words) - Poem by Jez Brul

Music speaks softly;
and is best felt without words
like André Rieu.

Topic(s) of this poem: music

Form: Senryu


Poet's Notes about The Poem

André Léon Marie Nicolas Rieu is a Dutch violinist and conductor best known for creating the waltz-playing Johann Strauss Orchestra. He and his orchestra have turned classical and waltz music into a worldwide concert touring act, as successful as some of the biggest global pop and rock music acts.

Comments about Senryu (Sans Words) by Jez Brul

  • Mahtab Bangalee (7/22/2019 2:06:00 AM)

    true music
    always
    true food of
    heart
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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (7/21/2019 12:22:00 AM)

    Typo...
    Music like Poetry is an splendid art
    that touches....
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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (7/21/2019 12:18:00 AM)

    Music like Poetry
    are splendid arts that
    touches one's heart and soul.
    A captivating Senryu magnificently penned.
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  • Dr Dillip K Swain (7/16/2019 1:00:00 AM)

    A sweet poem dear Jez! I am a great lover of music! I prefer to listen to sweet music in low tune! Beautifully written (Report)Reply

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  • Valsa George (7/16/2019 12:33:00 AM)

    Music has such power...... It enchants, delights and escorts us to an ethereal realm! Beautifully put, Jez! (Report)Reply

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  • Bharati Nayak (7/14/2019 9:24:00 AM)

    A lovely Senryu capturing the essence of music. (Report)Reply

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  • Aniruddha Pathak (7/14/2019 1:55:00 AM)

    Very well said,
    when the musician, instrumental or vocal,
    does not have to get into the nitty gritty of verbal nuances,
    the music tends to be purer.
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  • Dash Of Poetry (7/13/2019 11:12:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem in honour of a great musician. Music an ointment to the soul... (Report)Reply

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  • (7/12/2019 6:44:00 AM)

    agreed dear poet....Music always takes us to another world...Thanks for sharing (Report)Reply

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (7/12/2019 4:43:00 AM)

    Music! ! ! !
    To satisfy the lonely heart.

    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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  • Bernard F. Asuncion (7/11/2019 11:09:00 PM)

    A splendid senryu, dear Jez....10++++ (Report)Reply

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  • Susan Williams (7/11/2019 9:27:00 PM)

    Elegant! ! ! You are a mistress of beautiful brevity! ! ! I am never disappointed by your poetry- you are like a drink of cool, clear water or a refreshing sip of orange juice in the morning at breakfast time. 10++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ my friend! (Report)Reply

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  • Jane Campion (7/11/2019 8:06:00 PM)

    We hear the music. Nice poem (Report)Reply

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  • Jez Brul (7/11/2019 7:19:00 PM)

    André Rieu and his Stradivarius violin is enough to brighten a day! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 11, 2019

Poem Edited: Thursday, July 11, 2019


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