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This haiku print was created for the William Blake Birthday Book, published in November 2007 to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Blake’s birth. For more information on the book, or to order a copy, visit:

The Children recorded two settings of his songs to mark the Blake jubilee year. Though Blake is known to have sung his songs, and musicians are said to have noted his melodies, none has so far been found. But when you try music with his words, sometimes they almost seem to set themselves.

The Little Black Boy from Songs of Innocence
The Tyger from Songs of Experience (a sample clip of the track from The Children’s 2011 album In Memory of Grace)