Wednesday, March 9, 2011

They said, "It's too dainty a tune
to be played on a contrabassoon."
But the thought tantalized him,
And so he surprised them
With a haunting rendition of bass Clair de Lune.

Dainty;  adjective: Delicate and pretty or choice, delicious and tasty; noun: something delicious, especially a small piece of food.

Haunting; adjective: Evoking strong emotion, especially a sense of sadness, that persists for a long time.

Tantalize; transitive verb: To tease or torment people by letting them see, but not have, something they desire; to cause one to be tantalized.


  1. sheialgh lee said :I loved that he paltyedd a haunting tune of Clair de Lune

  2. The bassoon is good, that would sound great! A really fun piece.

  3. Short sweet and to the point. Love the thought of this tune on the bassoon.

  4. A really fun piece that lilted along well (although I had to practice the last line twice to get the tempo just right) Liked it!

  5. And this was a the bassoon! Jae