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R S THOMAS - READING THE POEMS

R S THOMAS - READING THE POEMS
R S Thomas 100th Birthday this year (2013)

Historic recording of Wales’ foremost English language poet reading 145 of his best poems spanning 45 years.

Towards the end of 1998, R S Thomas was invited to record a wide selection of his poetry. Here in this definitive recording we hear the unique voice of one of the great poets of the twentieth century speaking directly to us, and to the future.

Track Listing

  1. A PEASANT
  2. CONES
  3. ONCE
  4. ACTING
  5. COMING
  6. SONG FOR GWYDION
  7. CAIN
  8. HEBREWS 12:29
  9. THE HILL FARMER SPEAKS
  10. THE WOOD
  11. VIA NEGATIVA
  12. WELSH HISTORY
  13. REVISION
  14. THE ISLAND
  15. WELSH LANDSCAPE
  16. RETIREMENT
  17. SONG AT THE YEAR'S TURNING
  18. THE RIVER
  19. FERNDALE
  20. PRIEST AND PEASANT
  21. QUESTIONS
  22. A THICKET IN LLEYN
  23. IN A COUNTRY CHURCH
  24. SOLILOQUY
  25. EVANS
  26. MOORLAND
  27. THE COMING
  28. CHAPEL DEACON
  29. OTHER
  30. UNPOSTED
  31. SAILOR POET
  32. THE FAIR
  33. YSTRAD FFLUR
  34. HE AGREES WITH HENRY FORD
  35. THE VIEW FROM THE WINDOW
  36. THIS ONE
  37. DROWNING
  38. EMERGING
  39. THE COUNTRY CLERGY
  40. A LAND
  41. AP HUW'S TESTAMENT
  42. THE HAND
  43. A BLACKBIRD SINGING
  44. I WAS VICAR OF LARGE THINGS
  45. THE WORD
  46. MEDITATIONS
  47. POETRY FOR SUPPER
  48. THEY KEEP ME SOBER
  49. ANN GRIFFITH
  50. IAGO PRYDDERCH
  51. NOT DONE YET
  52. I LOOK OUT OVER THE TIMELESS SEA
  53. MEET THE FAMILY
  54. THE MOON IN LLEYN
  55. FARM WIFE
  56. THE COMBAT
  57. THERE IS A BEING THEY SAY
  58. EPITAPH
  59. NOT THE EMPTY TOMB
  60. SOMEWHERE
  61. GENEALOGY
  62. IT IS ONE OF THOSE FACES
  63. PARDON
  64. ANNIVERSARY
  65. RETIRED
  66. THE BRIGHT FIELD
  67. HARK
  68. SEA-WATCHING
  69. THE MUSICIAN
  70. ABERSOCH
  71. COME DOWN
  72. THE LISTENER IN THE CORNER
  73. MATCH MY MOMENTS
  74. NUCLEAR
  75. TOO LATE
  76. A MARRIAGE
  77. BARN OWL (1)
  78. THOSE OTHERS
  79. MOTHER AND SON
  80. THE WAY OF IT
  81. WHAT THEN?
  82. A WELSH TESTAMENT
  83. AFON RHIW
  84. THE WOMAN
  85. GERIATRIC
  86. HERE
  87. THE EMPTY CHURCH
  88. A LINE FROM ST DAVID'S
  89. PILGRIMAGES
  90. TO A LADY
  91. THE UNTAMED
  92. WAITING
  93. WRONG?
  94. ON THE FARM
  95. PLUPERFECT
  96. STILL
  97. ONE WAY
  98. REFLECTIONS
  99. THIS TO DO
  100. KIERKEGAARD

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  • Product ID : SAIN SCD 2209
  • Label: Sain
  • Genre: Spoken Word
  • Format: Boxed Set
  • Released: 1999

Language

Cymraeg

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