A single long poem, forming one cantiga of Cardenal's huge Cantico Cosmico.
'In an excellent translation by Dinah Livingstone, it signifies a return to earlier themes, to the world and beliefs of the Amerindians and to the desire to find the rhythms and harmonies that shape the world.' - Red Letters
'The Music of the Spheres is a marvel of the unity of the most sublime and the most mundane, all pitched inside Nicaragua's revolution.' - Morning Star
30 poems by Latin America's greatest poet who became Sandinista Minister of Culture.
'The generosity, the sense of history and of involvement in the extraordinary events of the Revolution are palpable.' - Tribune