The Entangled Bank              David LaMotte

Thrush Music

Transcriptions of Wildness in Poetry and Prose (a page in progress)

The Wood Thrush

“Come In” by Robert Frost

“Thrush song...” by Wendell Berry

“The First Thrush” by DL

The Hermit Thrush

“When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d”

    by Walt Whitman

The North American Robin

The Mockingbird

“Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking”

    by Walt Whitman

The Catbird

to come

The Ovenbird

“The Ovenbird” by Robert Frost

The Magpie

“Magpie’s Song” by Gary Snyder

The Phoebe

“The Need of Being Versed

    in Country Things” by Robert Frost

    (with apologies, I suspect, to the Pewee)

The Turkey Vulture

From Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey

“Buzzards” by DL

“Hear the Ridge’s Song” by DL

The Great Blue Heron

“The Peace of Wild Things” by Wendell Berry

“The Heron’s Cry” by DL

“The Heron Reflects” by DL

Other Critters

“All Ways” (a turtle song) by DL