Classic American Poetry

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/9/2000
  • Label: Naxos Audio Books
  • UPC: 730099019828
  • Catalog Number: 2198
  • Sales rank: 299,406

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Author to Her Book (2:21)
  2. 2 Upon a Spider Catching a Fly (2:01)
  3. 3 Navajo Mountain Song (1:25)
  4. 4 The Indian Student (4:08)
  5. 5 The Wild Honeysuckle (1:24)
  6. 6 The Star-Spangled Banner (2:09)
  7. 7 The Prairies (8:07)
  8. 8 The Snow-Storm - William Hootkins (1:48)
  9. 9 Whittier, John Greenleaf (3:13)
  10. 10 The Song of Hiawatha from the Wooing: At the Doorway of His Wigwam - William Hootkins (8:34)
  11. 11 My Lost Youth (5:34)
  12. 12 A Dream Within a Dream (1:12)
  13. 13 Annabel Lee (2:33)
  14. 14 To Helen - William Hootkins (0:52)
  15. 15 The Raven - William Hootkins (8:59)
  16. 16 Old Ironsides - William Hootkins (1:06)
  17. 17 The Indian's Retort (1:36)
  18. 18 Sic Vita (1:55)
  19. 19 Pray to What Earth Does This Sweet Cold Belong (1:10)
  20. 20 The Battle Hymn of the Republic (1:44)
  21. 21 The Martyr (1:39)
  22. 22 Out of the Cradle Endlessly Rocking (14:13)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Science and Poetry (1:01)
  2. 2 Frankie and Johnny (4:12)
  3. 3 An Upper Chamber in a Darkened House (1:01)
  4. 4 A Narrow Fellow in the Grass - William Hootkins (1:06)
  5. 5 My Life Closed Twice Before Its Close (0:27)
  6. 6 I Taste a Liquor Never Brewed (0:45)
  7. 7 Because I Could Not Stop for Death (1:10)
  8. 8 I Like to See It Lap the Miles (0:43)
  9. 9 The Wind Begun to Rock the Grass (0:50)
  10. 10 Bury Me in a Free Land (1:49)
  11. 11 The Stirrup-Cup - William Hootkins (0:47)
  12. 12 The New Colossus (1:00)
  13. 13 I Sometimes Think I'd Rather Grow (0:52)
  14. 14 A Newspaper Is a Collection of Half-Injustices (1:21)
  15. 15 Do Not Weep, Maiden, For War Is Kind - William Hootkins (1:26)
  16. 16 Sympathy (1:22)
  17. 17 A Lesson in a Picture (1:50)
  18. 18 Miniver Cheevy (2:09)
  19. 19 The Road Not Taken (1:15)
  20. 20 Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening (1:03)
  21. 21 The Death of the Hired Man - William Hootkins (9:08)
  22. 22 Meeting-House Hill (2:09)
  23. 23 Chicago - William Hootkins (2:12)
  24. 24 They All Want to Play Hamlet (1:20)
  25. 25 The Flower-Fed Buffaloes (0:54)
  26. 26 The Emperor of Ice-Cream - William Hootkins (1:01)
  27. 27 Peter Quince at the Clavier (3:18)
  28. 28 Wild Peaches (3:13)
  29. 29 Pretty Words (1:07)
  30. 30 Hurt Hawks (2:29)
  31. 31 Rendezvous (1:18)
  32. 32 What My Lips Have Kissed, And Where, And Why (1:02)
  33. 33 De Profundis (0:19)
  34. 34 Resumee (0:19)
  35. 35 General Review of the Sex Situation (0:26)
  36. 36 Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town (1:53)
  37. 37 Somewhere I Have Never Travelled, Gladly Beyond - William Hootkins (1:58)
  38. 38 American Names (2:47)
  39. 39 Theme for English B (2:34)
  40. 40 Trumpet Player: 52nd Street (1:18)
  41. 41 You Bet Travel Is Broadening - William Hootkins (1:59)
  42. 42 September, The First Day of School (2:20)
  43. 43 How Poems Are Made/A Discredited View (2:10)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
William T. Stromberg Conductor
Leon Bates Piano
James Barbagallo Piano
Technical Credits
Carl Sandburg Composer
Langston Hughes Composer
Stephan Crane Composer
Robert Frost Composer
Ogden Nash Composer
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. Composer
Dorothy Parker Composer
Robinson Jeffers Composer
Alice Walker Composer
Vachel Lindsay Composer
Wallace Stevens Composer
Katrina Harper Poetry Reading
John Stafford Smith Composer
Edgar Allan Poe Composer
Emily Dickinson Composer
James Goode Poetry Reading
Howard Nemerov Composer
Nicolas Soames Producer
Francis Scott Key Composer
Emma Lazarus Composer
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Composer
James Russell Lowell Composer
Paul Lawrence Dunbar Composer
Elinore Wylie Composer
Herman Melville Composer
Liza Ross Poetry Reading
Ralph Waldo Emerson Composer
Garrick Hagon Producer, Liner Notes, Poetry Reading
Henry David Thoreau Composer
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Thematic Assistance
Julia Ward Howe Composer
Childe Hassam Cover Art
William Hootkins Poetry Reading
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