Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Sunday, April 25, 2021
Johann Heinrich Buttstett - Praeludium et Capriccio
You don't get much more baroque than "pupil of Pachelbel" baroque. Johann Heinrich Buttstett was one of the last of the great southern German baroque organists, born this day in 1666.