Translated into English
Adapted and narrated by Jason Youngman
O Fortuna is a 13th century medieval Latin Goliardic poem which expresses displeasure about Fortuna; a grim fate that subjugates both gods and men in Greek and Roman mythology. The poem belongs to the Carmina Burana collection. Background music: Carmina Burana – O Fortuna – Carl Orff – Piano. Click on the image above to access the video.