Alfred Noyes

(16 September 1880 – 25 June 1958 / Wolverhamton)

The Reward Of Song - Poem by Alfred Noyes

_Why do we make our music?_
Oh, blind dark strings reply:
Because we dwell in a strange land
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  • (4/9/2013 5:56:00 AM)

    My piano teacher recently told me that if you put love into your music, it will be beautiful. I think I'll tell her these last lines:

    For love is the heart of our music,
    And love is its one reward.

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