Saturday, 18 April 2015


They tell me the other world is as beautiful as a houri from heaven!
Yet I say that the juice of the vine is better.
Prefer the present to those fine promises.
Even a drum sounds melodious from afar.

Persian poem in Omar Khayyam’s Rubaiyait, translated by Edward Fitzgerald

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Cully Jazz 2015