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National poetry recitation contest : performing poetry, an audio guide, (sound recording)

Label
National poetry recitation contest : performing poetry, an audio guide
Title
National poetry recitation contest
Title remainder
performing poetry, an audio guide
Title variation
  • Performing poetry, an audio guide
  • National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation present national poetry recitation contest
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Issued in conjunction with the Poetry Out Loud Contest, which encourages the nation's youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance, this audio guide discusses the reasons why poetry recitation is so important, offers advice on how to effectively recite poetry, and features readings of famous poems by well known actors and writers
Cataloging source
EZH
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN4151
LC item number
.N38 2005
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Dana Gioia ; read by Khandi Alexander, Rita Dove, Anthony Hopkins, David Henry Hwang, James Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury, David Mason, Alyssa Milano, Alfred Molina, N. Scott Momaday, Richard Rodriguez, Kay Ryan, David Schwimmer, Diane Thiel
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
National poetry recitation contest : performing poetry, an audio guide, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "National poetry recitation contest is presented by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, in cooperation with the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction -- First fig / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- The power of poetry -- Fire and ice / Robert Frost -- The good-morrow / John Donne -- Jenny kiss'd me / Leigh Hunt -- The lake isle of Innisfree / William Butler Yeats -- We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- anyone lived in a pretty how town / E.E. Cummings -- Pied beauty / Gerard Manley Hoplins -- Conveying emotion, with excerpts from Hamlet -- Do not go gentle / Dylan Thomas -- The world is too much with us / William Wordsworth -- Fern Hill / Dylan Thomas -- Punching words -- Ozymandias / Percy bysshe Shelley -- Kay Ryan remembers her grandmother -- David Schwimmer on the power of language -- N. Scott Momaday remembers his parents --- David Mason on knowing poems by heart -- Hope is the thing with feathers / Emily Dickinson -- When you are old / William Butler Yeats -- The road not taken / Robert Frost -- Sonnet 55 / William Shakespeare -- When I have fears / John Keats -- To my dear and loving husband / Anne Bradstreet -- I think I should have loved you presently / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- Dream deferred (Harlem) / Langston Hughes -- I hear America singing / Walt Whitman -- From "Annabel Lee" / Edgar Allen Poe -- The unknown citizen / W.H. Auden -- Miniver Cheevy / Edward Arlington Robinson -- My last duchess / Robert Browning -- Dover Beach / Mattthew Arnold -- Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird / Wallace Stevens -- I heard a fly buzz when I died / Emily Dickinson -- The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock / T.S. Eliot
Control code
62744929
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Phyllis S. Morgan, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-019).
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)62744929
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
National poetry recitation contest : performing poetry, an audio guide, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "National poetry recitation contest is presented by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, in cooperation with the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction -- First fig / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- The power of poetry -- Fire and ice / Robert Frost -- The good-morrow / John Donne -- Jenny kiss'd me / Leigh Hunt -- The lake isle of Innisfree / William Butler Yeats -- We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- anyone lived in a pretty how town / E.E. Cummings -- Pied beauty / Gerard Manley Hoplins -- Conveying emotion, with excerpts from Hamlet -- Do not go gentle / Dylan Thomas -- The world is too much with us / William Wordsworth -- Fern Hill / Dylan Thomas -- Punching words -- Ozymandias / Percy bysshe Shelley -- Kay Ryan remembers her grandmother -- David Schwimmer on the power of language -- N. Scott Momaday remembers his parents --- David Mason on knowing poems by heart -- Hope is the thing with feathers / Emily Dickinson -- When you are old / William Butler Yeats -- The road not taken / Robert Frost -- Sonnet 55 / William Shakespeare -- When I have fears / John Keats -- To my dear and loving husband / Anne Bradstreet -- I think I should have loved you presently / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- Dream deferred (Harlem) / Langston Hughes -- I hear America singing / Walt Whitman -- From "Annabel Lee" / Edgar Allen Poe -- The unknown citizen / W.H. Auden -- Miniver Cheevy / Edward Arlington Robinson -- My last duchess / Robert Browning -- Dover Beach / Mattthew Arnold -- Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird / Wallace Stevens -- I heard a fly buzz when I died / Emily Dickinson -- The love song of J. Alfred Prufrock / T.S. Eliot
Control code
62744929
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Phyllis S. Morgan, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-019).
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)62744929
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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