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The Resource American poets, (sound recording)

American poets, (sound recording)

Label
American poets
Title
American poets
Contributor
Author
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Spoken Word series highlights the speeches, readings, and broadcasts delivered by notable literary minds. Here, several acclaimed American poets are featured
Member of
Accompanying matter
other
Cataloging source
EQO
Credits note
Produced by Richard Fairman
Date time place
Recorded between 1935 and Aug. 21, 1972
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the authors
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1874-1946
  • 1874-1963
  • 1879-1955
  • 1883-1963
  • 1885-1972
  • 1887-1962
  • 1888-1965
  • 1889-1973
  • 1892-1982
  • 1894-1962
  • 1902-1967
  • 1902-1971
  • 1908-1963
  • 1914-1965
  • 1914-1972
  • 1917-2000
  • 1917-1977
  • 1919-1988
  • 1926-1997
  • 1927-
  • 1928-1974
  • 1929-2012
  • 1934-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stein, Gertrude
  • Frost, Robert
  • Stevens, Wallace
  • Williams, William Carlos
  • Pound, Ezra
  • Jeffers, Robinson
  • Eliot, T. S.
  • Aiken, Conrad
  • MacLeish, Archibald
  • Cummings, E. E.
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Nash, Ogden
  • Roethke, Theodore
  • Jarrell, Randall
  • Berryman, John
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn
  • Lowell, Robert
  • Duncan, Robert
  • Ferlinghetti, Lawrence
  • Bukowski, Charles
  • Ginsberg, Allen
  • Ashbery, John
  • Sexton, Anne
  • Rich, Adrienne
  • Corso, Gregory
  • Plath, Sylvia
  • Baraka, Amiri
  • BBC Radio
  • British Library
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Series statement
The spoken word
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
American poets, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • British Library: NSACD 63--NSACD 65 (on container spine: NSACD 63-65)
  • BBC Radio broadcasts of poetry readings
  • Includes previously unreleased recordings
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Sir Andrew Motion ([20] p.) inserted in container
  • Some poems preceded by introductory remarks
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Spring and all I
  • (Sylvia Plath)
  • A poem some people will have to understand
  • Epistrophe
  • (Amiri Baraka)
  • This is just to say
  • The yachts
  • Picture of a nude in a machine shop
  • (William Carlos Williams)
  • Canto I
  • Canto LI
  • Canto XLV
  • (Ezra Pound)
  • Shane O'Neill's cairn
  • A valentine to Sherwood Anderson
  • The low sky
  • Inscription for a gravestone
  • The bed by the window
  • The Coast-Road
  • Oh lovely rock
  • (Robinson Jeffers)
  • Four preludes
  • The journey of the Magi
  • The waste land. 1, The burial of the dead
  • (T.S. Eliot)
  • (Gertrude Stein)
  • Gabriel de Ford
  • Morning song of Senlin
  • Blues for Ruby Matrix I
  • (Conrad Aiken)
  • American letter
  • (Archibald MacLeish)
  • She being Brand
  • Next to of course God America I
  • Memorabilia
  • Of all the blessings which to man
  • After apple-picking
  • Anyone lived in a pretty how town
  • Thanksgiving (1956)
  • (E.E. Cummings)
  • One-way ticket
  • The Negro speaks of rivers
  • Puzzled
  • Trumpet player
  • Ballad of the gypsy
  • (Langston Hughes)
  • The private dining room
  • Mending wall
  • Peekaboo, I almost see you
  • (Ogden Nash)
  • The heron
  • Big wind
  • The waking
  • (Theodore Roethke)
  • A quilt-pattern
  • (Randall Jarrell)
  • Dream song 1;
  • Dream song 5
  • The star-splitter
  • Dream song 27
  • Dream song 17
  • Dream song 16
  • (John Berryman)
  • We real cool
  • (first reading)
  • We real cool
  • (second reading)
  • Riot
  • A man of the middle class
  • (Robert Frost)
  • (Gwendolyn Brooks)
  • For the Union dead
  • Water
  • The flaw
  • (Robert Lowell)
  • My mother would be a falconress
  • (Robert Duncan)
  • I am waiting
  • (Lawrence Ferlinghetti)
  • Fire station
  • Credences of summer
  • The tragedy of the leaves
  • (Charles Bukowski)
  • First party at Ken Kesey's with Hells Angels
  • Kral Majales
  • (Allen Ginsberg)
  • Farm implements and rutabagas in a landscape
  • Variations, calypso and fugue on a theme of Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • (John Ashbery)
  • The addict
  • Letter written on a ferry while crossing Long Island Sound
  • (Wallace Stevens)
  • (Anne Sexton)
  • In the evening
  • I dream I'm the death of Orpheus
  • Mother-in-law
  • North American time (VI-IX)
  • (Adrienne Rich)
  • The mutation of the spirit
  • (Gregory Corso)
  • Candles
  • Berck-Plage
Control code
ocn688557151
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (3 hr., 29 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780712351065
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • NSACD 63-65
  • NSACD 63
  • NSACD 64
  • NSACD 65
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)688557151
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
American poets, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • British Library: NSACD 63--NSACD 65 (on container spine: NSACD 63-65)
  • BBC Radio broadcasts of poetry readings
  • Includes previously unreleased recordings
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Sir Andrew Motion ([20] p.) inserted in container
  • Some poems preceded by introductory remarks
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Spring and all I
  • (Sylvia Plath)
  • A poem some people will have to understand
  • Epistrophe
  • (Amiri Baraka)
  • This is just to say
  • The yachts
  • Picture of a nude in a machine shop
  • (William Carlos Williams)
  • Canto I
  • Canto LI
  • Canto XLV
  • (Ezra Pound)
  • Shane O'Neill's cairn
  • A valentine to Sherwood Anderson
  • The low sky
  • Inscription for a gravestone
  • The bed by the window
  • The Coast-Road
  • Oh lovely rock
  • (Robinson Jeffers)
  • Four preludes
  • The journey of the Magi
  • The waste land. 1, The burial of the dead
  • (T.S. Eliot)
  • (Gertrude Stein)
  • Gabriel de Ford
  • Morning song of Senlin
  • Blues for Ruby Matrix I
  • (Conrad Aiken)
  • American letter
  • (Archibald MacLeish)
  • She being Brand
  • Next to of course God America I
  • Memorabilia
  • Of all the blessings which to man
  • After apple-picking
  • Anyone lived in a pretty how town
  • Thanksgiving (1956)
  • (E.E. Cummings)
  • One-way ticket
  • The Negro speaks of rivers
  • Puzzled
  • Trumpet player
  • Ballad of the gypsy
  • (Langston Hughes)
  • The private dining room
  • Mending wall
  • Peekaboo, I almost see you
  • (Ogden Nash)
  • The heron
  • Big wind
  • The waking
  • (Theodore Roethke)
  • A quilt-pattern
  • (Randall Jarrell)
  • Dream song 1;
  • Dream song 5
  • The star-splitter
  • Dream song 27
  • Dream song 17
  • Dream song 16
  • (John Berryman)
  • We real cool
  • (first reading)
  • We real cool
  • (second reading)
  • Riot
  • A man of the middle class
  • (Robert Frost)
  • (Gwendolyn Brooks)
  • For the Union dead
  • Water
  • The flaw
  • (Robert Lowell)
  • My mother would be a falconress
  • (Robert Duncan)
  • I am waiting
  • (Lawrence Ferlinghetti)
  • Fire station
  • Credences of summer
  • The tragedy of the leaves
  • (Charles Bukowski)
  • First party at Ken Kesey's with Hells Angels
  • Kral Majales
  • (Allen Ginsberg)
  • Farm implements and rutabagas in a landscape
  • Variations, calypso and fugue on a theme of Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • (John Ashbery)
  • The addict
  • Letter written on a ferry while crossing Long Island Sound
  • (Wallace Stevens)
  • (Anne Sexton)
  • In the evening
  • I dream I'm the death of Orpheus
  • Mother-in-law
  • North American time (VI-IX)
  • (Adrienne Rich)
  • The mutation of the spirit
  • (Gregory Corso)
  • Candles
  • Berck-Plage
Control code
ocn688557151
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (3 hr., 29 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780712351065
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • NSACD 63-65
  • NSACD 63
  • NSACD 64
  • NSACD 65
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)688557151
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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