David Romtvedt http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Brass Band Invades Buffalo: Worlds of Music Hosts Orkestar Zirkonium http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/brass-band-invades-buffalo-worlds-music-hosts-orkestar-zirkonium <p>Worlds of Music brings international musical styles to rural Wyoming. That includes a Balkan-style brass band this weekend in Buffalo. The Seattle-based 15-piece Orkestar Zirkonium will work with local schools and put on a <a href="http://wyomingworldsofmusic.com/Events.html" onclick="window.open(this.href, '', 'resizable=no,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no'); return false;">series of free shows and workshops</a> for the public. Worlds of Music organizer David Romtvedt says the group even plans a friendly takeover of downtown Buffalo.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 01:09:28 +0000 Rebecca Golden 54270 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Brass Band Invades Buffalo: Worlds of Music Hosts Orkestar Zirkonium Poems by David Romtvedt http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/poems-david-romtvedt <p>David Romtvedt teaches in the MFA program for writers at the University of Wyoming and served as the state&#39;s poet laureate from 2003 to 2011.&nbsp; Today, we&rsquo;ll hear three of his poems about his daughter.</p><p></p><p><strong>Sunday Morning Early</strong></p><p>My daughter and I paddle red kayaks<br />across the lake. Pulling hard,<br />we slip through the water.<br />Far from either shore,<br />my daughter is a young woman<br />and suddenly everything is a metaphor<br />for how short a time we are granted:&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:41:18 +0000 David Romtvedt 46883 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Poems by David Romtvedt