Jasper Johns sings Eruch Jessawala Said. (Eruch Jessawala is one of Meher Baba's closest disciples. Baba was silent for 44 years, and Eruch interpreted Baba's hand gestures to the world.) Nixon in China sings Talks To Teachers. Shakespeare, who has not been invited to a poetry reading for almost four hundred years, sings Lately, I've Been Working As A Model In A Life Study Class as he walks across the Williamsburg Bridge on a beautiful Spring day when the bridge is closed to vehicular traffic due to a structural defect.
Thomas Buckner sang in the premier of "Avon" and premiered all four songs in concert. Avon was produced at 8BC and also at St. Mark's Poetry Project in NYC with Tom Buckner and Taylor Mead.
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