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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: It Perched for Vespers Nine

Composer Joel Puckett Courtesy of the artist

Composer Joel Puckett's grandfather-in-law always had the right line of poetry for any situation...including his poignant final words. On this episode of Performance Today, hear music inspired by the final words of a loved one: It Perched for Vespers Nine, by Joel Puckett.

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