Alto CD

Richard Burton reads Under Milk Wood (plus bonus poetry)

April 10th, 2013
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Dylan Thomas reads his own Prose & More Poetry

Dylan Thomas reads his own Prose & More Poetry Dylan Thomas Catalogue Number: ALN 1937 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: ADD, 1951/3 Time: 78:50 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Thomas’ second volume Twenty-five Poems appeared in September 1936 by which time he had joined London’s bohemian society. The full meaning of his poetry – […]

April 10th, 2013
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Dylan Thomas reading Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas reading Dylan Thomas Dylan Thomas Catalogue Number: ALN 1912 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: AAD: 79:11 Thomas’s Bardic middle name of Marlais (from his paternal great uncle William) together with his poetic first name (Dylan comes from the Celtic epic Mabinogion) surely indicated that he was destined to become a poet? His parents […]

July 2nd, 2011
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Dylan Thomas reads Under Milk Wood

Dylan Thomas reads Under Milk Wood Dylan Thomas with original New York Cast Catalogue Number: ALN-1501 Number of Discs: 2 Date/Runtime: AAD: 90:06 “ever since its first BBC broadcast in 1954, Under Milk Wood has shone a definitive, iconic and humerous light on small-town communities” CD One (42.05) [1] To begin at the beginning 20.14 […]

July 2nd, 2011
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Dylan Thomas & Richard Burton read Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas & Richard Burton read Dylan Thomas Dylan Thomas Richard Burton Catalogue Number: ALN 1924 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: AAD, 78:35 1951-4 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Burton was greatly affected at the death of his favourite drinking companion, Dylan Thomas…..When Burton himself died in 1984 he was buried with a copy […]

July 2nd, 2011
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