Larry D. Thomas http://krwg-tv.org en Inspiration: A Conversation About Poetry, Art and Music with Larry Thomas and Lon Chaffin http://krwg-tv.org/post/inspiration-conversation-about-poetry-art-and-music-larry-thomas-and-lon-chaffin <p>The subtle colors, delicate brushwork and subject matter of Georgia O’Keeffe’s painting “From the Faraway, Nearby” inspired Texas Poet Laureate Larry D. Thomas to write a poem that would allow him “to enter the mind of the painter.” His poem was then used by composer and NMSU Music Department Chair Lon Chaffin to compose a choral work that was premiered at the spring concert of the University Singers. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 18:25:56 +0000 Leora Zeitlin 38861 at http://krwg-tv.org Inspiration: A Conversation About Poetry, Art and Music with Larry Thomas and Lon Chaffin