Dear Rick: what a lovely collection of holiday gifts! Many thanks, Diana

From:  "Rickard A. Parker" <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:  "T. S. Eliot Discussion forum." <[log in to unmask]>
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Subject:  LSJAP and other free TSE recordings
Date:  Fri, 22 Dec 2006 20:02:09 -0500
Here's a gift for the TSE list -- a decent non-Eliot recording of LSJAP:

Poem: The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
Filename: Eliot,TSPrufrock.mp3
Speaker: John Born
Size: 3948661 bytes
Play length: 8:13

Another recent discovery: at there
are some mp3 audio files of readings of Eliot poems (and others).
I found some problems with the links there though.  The URLs that
actually get the poems are listed below.

Poem: The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
Filename: LoveSong.mp3
Speaker: Kelly Hess
Size: 6634368 bytes
Play length: 6:54
Note: The poem's title has the misspelling "Proofrock" buried in the mp3.

Poem: Preludes
Filename: preludes.mp3
Speaker: Kelly Hess
Size: 2382336 bytes
Play length: 2:28

Poem: The Hollow Men
Filename: HollowMen.mp3
Speaker: Kelly Hess
Size: 3761664 bytes
Play length: 3:55

Below are some other audio files that have already been posted to the

To hear Eliot himself reading "The Waste Land" please visit the
following website (multiple formats available but not mp3):

Eliot reading "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock".  Taken from the
HarperAudio release "T.S. Eliot Reads."

Poem: The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
Filename: eliot1.mp3
Speaker: T.S. Eliot
Size: 4189333 bytes
Play length: 8:43

Eliot reads "Burnt Norton".  Taken from the HarperAudio release
"T.S. Eliot Reads."

Poem: Burnt Norton
Filename: eliot032201.mp3
Speaker: T.S. Eliot
Size: 5269392 bytes
Play length: 10:58

Here are some places where other audio files of "The Waste Land" can be found
(As reported previously, they are not so good):

"The Waste Land" narrated by Michael Scott

"The Waste Land" read by Basil Munroe Godevenos.  High and low definition
mp3 files and ogg vorbis too.

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