Visual artist Eugene James Martin empathizes with sadness and despair as shown in graphite drawings created in Washington D.C. between 1977 and 1978. Video clip montage by Suzanne Fredericq, filmed in Lafayette, Louisiana (LA).
"Dido's Lament", Music by Henry Purcell. Dame Janet Baker (mezzo-soprano), The St Anthony Singers, Emanuel Hurwitz (Leader), Anthony Lewis (conductor), Terence Weil (Violoncello continuo).
Henry Purcell Dido and Aeneas, The St. Anthony Singers, English Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Lewis. London 1961, ©Decca.
Libretto by Nahum Tate:
"When I am laid in earth, may my wrongs create
no trouble in thy breast.
Remember me, but ah! forget my fate".