"The two enemies of human happiness are pain and BOREDOM."
- Arthur Schopenhauer
3 songs from Art Schop
The Decision (Wolfswork)
In 2012, Paul Auster protested Turkey's jailing of journalists, saying he would not visit Turkey. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan responded: "If you come, so what? If you don't come, so what?"
The Prince of Darkness (Death Waits I)
Don Carlo Gesualdo composed beautiful, inventive madrigals. He also stabbed to death his wife and her lover in a premeditated and characteristic act of malice.
Death Waits II (Death Waits II)
Reclusive, innovative, unrecognized (in her lifetime), in her poem 'Because I could not stop for Death' Emily Dickinson imagined her eventual journey from obscurity to cemetery, accompanied by Death himself.