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sincerelyhannah: Literature is great because the story behind Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Kubla Khan is that he was taking an opium nap when he had a dream and tried to write what he remembered but then someone knocked on the door and he forgot everything and was frustrated until his death.

edinburgh_music: New article on Edinburgh Music Review - Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Pt 2

celesteharrell: Friendship is a sheltering tree. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

HelenLingard: The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions – Samuel Taylor Coleridge Do whatever you can, for whoever, whenever. A compliment . A smile. Yesterday i told a lady what lovely hair she Be Kind xx…

SteveS73216416: He prayeth well, who loveth well Both man and bird and beast. He prayeth best, who loveth best All things both great and small; For the dear God who loveth us, He made and loveth all. Samuel Taylor Coleridge The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Isvikasnautiyal: From The Rime of the Acient Mariner The moving Moon went up the sky. And nowhere did abide; Softly she was going up, And a star or two beside- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

ALOKPRATAPSING1: Flowers are lovely; "Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree." ..~Samuel Taylor Coleridge

basqyacht: if u know the entire kubla khan poem by samuel taylor coleridge by memory let's start a family

cedricj007: Here's your "QuoteAction" of the day: "Really great people always see the best in others. It is the little man who looks for the worst and finds it." Poet, Composer and Conductor, Samuel Coleridge Taylor Have an extraordinary day!

MarkCollinson81: Plan to refurbish Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Highgate burial site as a centre for study and the community

nevileprpt: And looking to the Heaven, that bends above you, How oft! I bless the Lot that made me love you." ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge Image Credit: Freya Dowson

misssamperrin: Plan to refurbish Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Highgate burial site as a centre for study and the community

Catman_Rilea: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor -- Hiawatha Overture

LcctLeeds: July Book Club: Online book club - All Welcome: Tue, 28 Jul 1:00pm - 2:00pm: Discussing Malcolm Guite’s Mariner: a voyage with Samuel Taylor Coleridge - a new biography of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Find out more:

networkleeds: July Book Club: Online book club - All Welcome: Tue, 28 Jul 1:00pm - 2:00pm: Discussing Malcolm Guite’s Mariner: a voyage with Samuel Taylor Coleridge - a new biography of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Find out more:

KDFCPlaylist: Romance by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor performed by Rachel Barton, violinDaniel Hege / Encore Chamber Orchestra

AbRazaq: So will I build my altar in the fields, And the blue sky my fretted dome shall be, And the sweet fragrance that the wild flower yields Shall be the incense I will yield to Thee. ✒ Samuel Taylor Coleridge Pics by me, Skelbrooke, Doncaster

catallaxer: ‘Oh my poor Country! The clouds cover thee.’ [...] Samuel Taylor Coleridge, letter to Josiah Wade

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KDFCPlaylist: Deep River by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor performed by Lara Downes, piano

CristianWithNY: Instead of recycling violin rep that is European centered, can we take a minute and bring the music of composers like Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and Florence Prince to the forefront? Violin rep is so diverse & we need to do better & showcase these pieces!

Sackey718: FRIENDSHIP IS A SHELTERING TREE. SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE

Spill_Words: Kubla Khan a poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge  Or, a vision in a dream. A Fragment. In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure-dome decree: Where Alph, the sacred river, ran Through caverns measureless to man

Turf_Projects: Have a read! Harold Offeh touched on Coleridge-Taylor's legacy in the exhibition 'Croydon Plays Itself' at Turf last year, collaborating w/ young Croydonians from Samuel Coleridge Taylor Centre in South Norwood (more on that here:

ecco_uk: Samuel Coleridge Taylor sang in the choir at St Mary Magdalene's, Canning Road

6_lenia: Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself will need reforming. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

FamouslyI: What if you slept And what if In your sleep You dreamed And what if In your dream You went to heaven And there plucked a strange and beautiful flower And what if When you awoke You had that flower in you hand Ah, what then? Samuel Taylor Coleridge

slimthickiana: He prayeth best, who loveth best, All things both great and small; For the dear God who loveth us, He made and loveth all. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

nils_gilman: People who were still alive when Jonathan was hatched: James Madison, Betsy Ross, Jean-Baptiste Say, Charles Fourier, William Wilberforce, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Sally Hemings, John Marshall, Friedrich Schleiermacher, James Mill, and Aaron Burr.

redeceptor: Swans sing before they die - 'twere no bad thing Should certain persons die before they sing. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

MathewBeta: Thursday. Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge 2020-07-02 decry

AlexHearstAU: ‘A Town of Priests and Bones’ out now:

minneapolishub: I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

kottke: Listen to the likes of Jeremy Irons, Tilda Swinton, Hilary Mantel, and Iggy Pop read Samuel Taylor Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. The poem's themes of isolation, plague, abolition, and ecosystem damage resonate today.

ProtonVamos: Thursday. Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge 2020-07-02 melamine

zidrees560: "Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception." -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

coolpcwallpaper: Quotes The Adoration Of His Heart Had Been To Her Only As... Samuel Taylor Coleridge

LukePortrait: Odd one out? The only named living black woman to have a public sculpture. - William Cuffay, 1788-1870 - Mary Seacole, 1805-81 - Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, 1875-1912 - Claudia Jones, 1915-64 - Olive Morris, 1952-79 - Jack Leslie, 1901-88 - Floella Benjamin 1949 -

ProtonVamos: Third week of the Week. Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge 2020-07-01 ignified

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MaryFloraHunter: 'You see the glimmer of the stream beneath, But hear no murmuring: it flows silently. O’er its soft bed of verdure. All is still.' - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

RabbiChorizo: "All true insight is foresight." -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

St_Ignatius: July's composer of the month is: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1872-1912. He was an English composer, conductor and political activist who fought against race prejudice with his incredible compositions. Why not listen to some of Taylor' incredible music:

NewYorker: A company of actors, singers, writers, scientists, naturalists, and one polar guide are collaborating to create an online reading of Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “Rime of the Ancient Mariner.”

uwecfm: Re-energise by taking a 3.5 min break with Samuel Coleridge-Taylor's high energy Dance movement from the Othello Suite with a stunning collaborative performance from Chineke! and Sphinx orchestras from UK and USA.

chop466: What if you slept And what if In your sleep You dreamed And what if In your dream You went to heaven And there plucked a strange and beautiful flower And what if When you awoke You had that flower in your hand Ah, what then? Samuel Taylor Coleridge

ProtonVamos: Enjoy your Tuesday. Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge 2020-06-30 snuffy

altiusquartet: This upcoming Sunday, at 6pm MDT, we'll all be getting together to perform an eclectic program featuring works by Louise Heritte-Viardot, Beethoven, Paul Wiancko, and Samuel Coleridge-Taylor! All donations go directly to the Equal Justice Initiative

jjenn13_: "If a man could pass through Paradise in a dream, and have a flower presented to him as a pledge that his soul had really been there, and if he found that flower in his hand when he awoke - Aye, what then?" ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge

KDFCPlaylist: African Suite: Danse Negre by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor performed by Paul Freeman / Chicago Sinfonietta

RichmondViews: I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Meenu9909: The happiness of life is made up of the little charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment. Samuel Taylor Coleridge Sensational Rashami Desai

nicblackshaw: “Like one, that on a lonesome road Doth walk in fear and dread, And having once turned round walks on, And turns no more his head; Because he knows, a frightful fiend Doth close behind him tread.” Samuel Taylor Coleridge: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Image: “The Third Man”

ProtonVamos: It is Monday. Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge 2020-06-29 misconstrue

CyberpunkTodays: Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

franktmorgan: Townes Van Zandt and Samuel Taylor Coleridge are in heaven right now, sharing a jug of corn and swapping lines.

Nehaa1024: 185."Friendship is a sheltering tree." ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge Sensational Rashami Desai

Tulsa_Now: I have seen great intolerance shown in support of tolerance. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

MangyLover: No, I won't explain who Samuel Taylor Coleridge is. You should know.

liz_mcfie: In politics, what begins in fear usually ends in folly. PS. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Romama_06: “The happiness of life is made up of the little charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge DJLOONYOxFSD SundayCOOLitan

Romama_06: "The happiness of life is made up of the little charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge DJLOONYOxFSD SundayCOOLitan

MCLEBoard: Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

DrMaDMo: Listening to “Messiah“ excerpts today makes me want to listen to Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s “Songs of Hiawatha” (which was performed as much as the “Messiah” in England at one point).

KerryLouWilliam: Lyrical Ballads 1798 and 1802 (Oxford World's Classics):

edinburgh_music: New article on Edinburgh Music Review - Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Reyfarer1: KUBLA KHAN After a night smoking opium in 1797, Samuel Taylor Coleridge had a strange, poetic dream about the summer palace of Mongol Emperor Kublai Khan. —————— When he awoke he immediately sat down and began writing every word from the dream with perfect recall.

DevCatchy: Imagination is the living power and prime agent of all human perception. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

FTufescu: Such a wonderful and well-timed quote by the infinitely inspiring Samuel Taylor Coleridge...

BBMBMC: And a collaborator of African British composer Samuel Coleridge Taylor...

DistributorsIot: "Advice is like snow. The softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon and the deeper it sinks into the mind." – Samuel Taylor Coleridge -

stevebwilson: A mother is a mother still, The holiest thing alive. -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

VisitDevon: Ottery St Mary is a delightful town that is steeped in history, it is the home of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. It is also the home of the world-famous Tar Barrel ceremony which takes place every November. Why not take a visit this year?

MikesJokesEtc: What comes from the heart, goes to the heart. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

carysevans55: When he was 21, Samuel Taylor Coleridge came to Wales...read about it here!

BGS_MusicDept: To close out the week, a beautiful movement from Petite Suite de Concert, Demande de Reponse or question and answer by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor. This movement with its Elgarian grace will certainly ease you into a state of complete calm and relaxation.

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PiccioGerica: Love is flower like; Friendship is like a sheltering tree. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge FRANKIANA 366TH

mahynourr_magdy: Page decorations for The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1899 edition.

BGS_MusicDept: For this evenings close of the day, a soothing traditional spiritual originally arranged for piano by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and stunningly re-imagined to include Cello and violin by Sheku Kanneh-Mason…Deep River (Arr. Coleridge-Taylor, Kanneh-Mason)

Corymbus: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor - The Bamboula, Rhapsodic Dance for Orchestra

Spill_Words: Frost At Midnight a poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge The Frost performs its secret ministry, Unhelped by any wind. The owlet's cry Came loud—and hark, again! loud as before. The inmates of my cottage, all at rest,

natefortyVEVO: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner: by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Owen_Barfield: A number of volumes of the Collected Works of S. T. Coleridge, a project so admired by Barfield, are on sale at HALF PRICE. Still pretty steep, look out for the paperbacks:

AndrewThomasJa1: Mixed-media by Andrew Thomas Jacobs. Excerpt from The Rime of the Ancient Mariner. Poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Click whole image.

y_eliot: "The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions -- the little, soon-forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look or heartfelt compliment." -- Samuel Taylor Coleridge,

CharlesElford: We’ve been highly efficient at whitewashing activists like Mary Prince, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor et al from the history books. High time we remedied this and celebrated the colossal contribution these BAME Britons made.

yashatovah: "The fair breeze blew, the white foam flew, The furrow followed free; We were the first to ever burst into that silent sea". -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

mxthercxuntry: Pearl Prescod was a member of a West Indian singing group called The New World Singers and was the leader of the sopranos in the group. The choir was formed by conductor and composer, Avril Coleridge-Taylor, daughter of Samuel Coleridge Taylor.

shannonohbannon: I found a dramatized version of the Samuel Taylor Coleridge poem Christabel while working on a collection for work today.

citybetween: “... to his friends and family. Both Lord Byron and Samuel Taylor Coleridge were fans, and Charles Dickens later told Irving that he had worn his copy out from carrying it around with him.” - from Jones’ Biography of Irving.

NormalComposers: Samuel Coleridge-Taylor being a father.

FarahnazZahidi: "What if you slept And what if In your sleep You dreamed And what if In your dream You went to heaven And there plucked a strange and beautiful flower And what if When you awoke You had that flower in your hand Ah, what then?" Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Mld_Zabeti: A grief without a pang, void, dark, and drear, A stifled, drowsy, unimpassioned grief, Which finds no natural outlet, no relief, In word, or sigh, or tear— —Samuel Taylor Coleridge

JoeyCutless: Our own heart, and not other men's opinions, forms our true honor. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge

dleez777: The happiness of life is made up of the little charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

DrGarcinia: "The happiness of life is made up of the little charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment." Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Alkupra: “Like the Albatross around the neck.” English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge in his 1798 poem "The Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner" wrote about a mariner that shoot an albatross and it becomes something that haunts him. [...] With my cross-bow I shot the Albatross.

BGS_MusicDept: As the mercury rises a beautifully lyrical piece by Coleridge-Taylor to cool and soothe. Listen out for the swooning muted strings at the start as the 6/8 metre sways your worries away…Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 80: II, by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

LiamBrigg: Absolutely loving Hiawatha's Wedding Feast by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor.



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