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Various Artists - In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry album download

Various Artists - In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry album download

Various Artists
In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry
Spoken Word,Beat Poetry,Modern Creative,Poetry
1990 - 1993
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In Their Own Voices is a treasure for poetry and spoken word devotees. Track Listing - Disc 1. Sample.

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Poetry On Record: 98 Poets Read Their Work (1888-2006) Audio CD. Various Artists. This four CD set, including book contains recorded poems by some of the following poets: Walt Whitman, William Butler Yeats, Gertrude Stein, Wallace Stevens, Marianne Moore, Ezra Pound, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Robert Graves, Steven Vincent Benet, Langston Hughes, Ogden Nash, Stanley Kuntz, .

Artists - R. Richard Wilbur Lyrics. In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry Album. Richard Wilbur - In Their Own Voices: A Century Of Recorded Poetry Album. Artist: Richard Wilbur.

Rosy said: This isn't an entity in itself, of course  . I have always loved poetry for the sound as well as for the meaning, and some of these poets, in my humble opinion, do not do justice to their works. Do not go gentle into that goodnight" made me want to yell "Stop" and explain to Mr. Thomas that the poem had plenty of beauty in itself-it is smothered by his overwrought declaiming.

June 28, 1996 at 04:00 AM EDT. This impressive four-CD set of 79 poets reading their work begins with an 1890 recording of Walt Whitman’s America, the first of many pieces forming an enchanting audio-mosaic. A labor of love, In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry suffers only in its omissions (. Eliot, Elizabeth Bishop). Considered individually or as a whole, these 122 poems poignantly remind us that a poet, as . A. In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry.

In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry. The Song of the Taste :58. How Poetry Comes to Me :17. Why I Take Good Care of My Macintosh Computer 1:29. In Their Own Voices is a treasure for poetry and spoken word devotees. Influenced By Various Artists.

Poetry on Record: 98 Poets Read Their Work, 1888-2006 released: 2006. Poetry Speaks to Children released: 2005. The Caedmon Poetry Collection released: 2002. In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry released: 1996. No I won’t forget this in a week. And I will sing the words that I can’t speak. When you’re standing right in front of me.

More than four hours of these poets reading their own works, bringing their own words to life, giving them the inflection and meter they intended. The accompanying booklet contains essays on poetry by Erica Jong, Al Young and Rebekah Presson

Track List - Disc 1

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 America Walt Whitman 0:37
2 The Lake Isle of Innisfree William Butler Yeats 1:09
3 The Song of the Old Mother William Butler Yeats 0:51
4 The Road Not Taken Robert Frost 1:03
5 Birches Robert Frost 3:03
6 If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso Gertrude Stein 0:53
7 So and So Reclining on Her Couch Wallace Stevens 3:37
8 The Red Wheelbarrow William Carlos Williams 2:10
9 To Elsie William Carlos Williams 0:15
10 Hugh Selwyn Mauberley Ezra Pound 2:32
11 Bird-Witted Marianne Moore 4:57
12 Recuerdo Edna St. Vincent Millay 2:15
13 Next of Course God America e.e. cummings 1:26
14 Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town e.e. cummings 1:11
15 To Juan at the Winter Solstice Robert Graves 0:59
16 The Openings of the Battle of Gettysburg Steven Vincent Benét 3:39
17 The Negro Speaks of Rivers Langston Hughes Langston Hughes 2:21
18 Ballad of the Gypsy Langston Hughes 3:50
19 Mulatto Langston Hughes 0:49
20 Portrait of the Artist as a Prematurely Old Man Ogden Nash 0:52
21 Love Recognized Robert Penn Warren 1:37
22 King of the River Stanley Kunitz 2:03
23 In Memory of W.B. Yeats, Pt. 1 Wystan Hugh Auden 1:14

Track List - Disc 2

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 I Knew a Woman Theodore Roethke 1:46
2 Elegy for Jane Theodore Roethke 1:13
3 Rough Stephen Spender 0:53
4 Thoughts During an Air Raid Stephen Spender 1:32
5 My Sisters, O My Sisters May Sarton 2:57
6 In Our Time Muriel Rukeyser 0:21
7 Despisals Muriel Rukeyser 1:34
8 The Ballad of Orange and Grape Muriel Rukeyser 2:44
9 The World Is So Difficult to Give Up... David Ignatow 0:23
10 This Is the Solution, to Be Happy with Slaughter... David Ignatow 0:19
11 Here I Am with Mike in Hand, Shooting Down the Rapids... David Ignatow 0:38
12 I Killed a Fly... David Ignatow 0:29
13 What About Dying?... David Ignatow 0:50
14 Scars William Stafford 0:44
15 It Is William Stafford 0:40
16 Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night Dylan Thomas 1:37
17 If I Were Tickled by the Rub of Love Dylan Thomas 3:17
18 Happiness John Ciardi 1:48
19 The Old Flame Robert Lowell 1:59
20 Skunk Hour Robert Lowell 2:25
21 Epilogue Robert Lowell 1:25
22 Crossing Over William Meredith 2:16
23 See It Was Like This When... Lawrence Ferlinghetti 0:41
24 Underwear Lawrence Ferlinghetti 3:32
25 The Secret of My Endurance Charles Bukowski 2:16
26 Thanksgrieving Howard Nemerov 1:28
27 Sonnet for Minimalists Mona Vanduyn 0:43
28 Shame Richard Wilbur 1:48
29 Apology Richard Wilbur 0:36
30 Love Calls Us to the Things of This World Richard Wilbur 1:54
31 American Haikus Jack Kerouac Al Cohn / Jack Kerouac / Zoot Sims 6:08
32 Monet Refuses the Operation Lisel Mueller 2:28
33 America Allen Ginsberg Allen Ginsberg 8:45
34 Song John Ashbery 1:27
35 After Making Love We Hear Footsteps Galway Kinnell 1:28
36 Last Gods Galway Kinnell 2:00

Track List - Disc 3

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 The River Bees William Stanley Merwin 1:18
2 A Blessing James Wright 1:49
3 The Truth the Dead Know Anne Sexton 1:41
4 All My Pretty Ones Anne Sexton 3:27
5 Phenomenal Woman Maya Angelou 2:06
6 Even in Paris Richard Howard 6:28
7 Diving into the Woods Adrienne Rich 4:02
8 Omeros Derek Walcott 3:01
9 The Song of the Taste Gary Snyder 0:58
10 How Poetry Comes to Me Gary Snyder 0:17
11 Why I Take Good Care of My Macintosh Computer Gary Snyder 1:29
12 Daddy Sylvia Plath 3:41
13 Ariel Sylvia Plath 1:02
14 The Greatest Poem in the World David Ray 1:20
15 An Oddly Lovely Day Alone John Updike 2:09
16 Learning About Easter and Passover Dan Jaffe 2:09
17 Bang, Bang Outishly Amiri Baraka Amiri Baraka 1:28
18 Rhythim Blues Amiri Baraka Amiri Baraka 0:23
19 Shazam Doowah Amiri Baraka Amiri Baraka 0:50
20 The Story of Issac Leonard Cohen Leonard Cohen 3:36
21 Dahomey Audre Lorde Audre Lorde 2:08
22 Putting the Good Things Away Marge Piercy 3:02
23 Right to Life Marge Piercy 4:08
24 Keeping Things Whole Mark Strand 0:29
25 The Way It Is Mark Strand 3:03
26 The Poem Mark Strand 2:30
27 Zimmer Imagines Heaven Paul Zimmer 1:58
28 Yes Lord, He Was Born... Lucille Clifton 1:46
29 Cruelty Lucille Clifton 0:37

Track List - Disc 4

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 I Have Had to Learn to Live with My Face Diane Wakoski 6:42
2 Dear John, Dear Coltrane Michael S. Harper Michael S. Harper 2:33
3 We Were So Poor... Charles Simic 0:30
4 I Was Stolen by the Gypsies... Charles Simic 0:35
5 Everybody Knows the Story Charles Simic 0:40
6 Lester Leaps In Al Young 1:07
7 For Poets Al Young 0:41
8 A Dance for Militant Dilettantes Al Young Al Young 1:29
9 Odysseus to Telemachsu Joseph Brodsky 1:40
10 Ode to My Shoes Erica Jong 1:52
11 Prayer Joseph Bruchac 0:30
12 Translator's Son Joseph Bruchac 0:43
13 Wonder Sharon Olds 1:37
14 The Lost Pilot James Tate 1:55
15 One Kiss Tess Gallagher 1:54
16 The Tent People of Beverly Hills James Ragan 2:49
17 Uh Oh Plutonium Anne Waldman 3:13
18 The Fine Printing on the Label of a Bottle of Non-Alcohol Beer Adrian Louis 1:29
19 The Sweat Lodge Adrian Louis 1:08
20 Logan Heights and the World Juan Felipe Herrera 4:34
21 The Colonel Carolyn Forché 2:43
22 Wild Gratitude Edward Hirsch 2:55
23 For Anna Mae Pictou Aquash Joy Harjo 4:14
24 Tia Sophia Carmen Tafolla 3:10
25 This Is Number 26 Jimmy Baca 1:24
26 I Am Offering You This Poem Jimmy Baca 1:21
27 Parsley Rita Dove 4:14
28 Raisin Eyes Luci Tapahonso 1:42
29 The Children's Undercroft Donald Revell 1:58
30 The Concrete River Dr. Luis Rodriguez 3:33
31 Tia Chucha Dr. Luis Rodriguez 1:48
32 My Father, in Heaven, Is Reading Out Loud Li-Young Lee 2:26