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Monday, October 21, 2013

Dylan Thomas poem to be performed as a jazz song in his old bedroom


A DYLAN Thomas poem will be performed as a jazz song in the poet’s old bedroom next Sunday to mark his birthday.

Swansea group Afternoon in Paris will premiere their original gypsy jazz style musical interpretation of Dylan’s poem The Clown in the Moon at 5 Cwmdonkin Drive - where the poet was born on October 27, 1914.
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Although the date will be the 99th anniversary of the birth of Dylan Thomas the house where he was born and lived for 23 years the day before it will also be celebrating his 5th Birthday.

Geoff Haden, who runs the home as a living museum, said: “The Clown in the Moon was written in this house when Dylan was just fourteen years old."

Read on HERE.


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