Callie Shell/Aurora for Time Magazine
The land was ours before we were the land's.
She was our land more than a hundred years
Before we were her people.
Robert Frost, "The Gift Outright"
I was so relieved when they segued into Appalachian Spring because the beginning was beautiful but almost painfully sad.
John Williams, composer/arranger
Itzhak Perlman, Violin
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Gabriela Montero, Piano
Anthony McGill, Clarinet