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The Resource American classics, a presentation of Symphony Space ; a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC Radio

American classics, a presentation of Symphony Space ; a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC Radio

Label
American classics
Title
American classics
Statement of responsibility
a presentation of Symphony Space ; a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC Radio
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of eight short stories by well-known American authors
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Date time place
Recorded live Feb. 4, 1987-Apr. 21, 2004, at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City, and on tour Nov. 6 1993-Feb. 9, 2007, at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, Calif
Dewey number
813.0108
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS645
LC item number
.S25 2010ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Freda Foh Shen (Rules of the game), David Strathairn (Game), Stockard Channing (Why I live at the P.O.), Réne Auberjonois (The black cat), Christine Baranski (Where are you going, where have you been?), Jerry Stiller (At the anarchist's convention), Carmen De Lavallade (Everyday use), Malachy McCourt (Christmas is a sad season for the poor)
Series statement
Selected shorts, a celebration of the short story
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
American classics, a presentation of Symphony Space ; a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC Radio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Symphony Space: SS1001 (SS1001A--SS1001C)
  • "A celebration of the short story."
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 3:00:00
  • Originally broadcast on WNYC, New York Public Radio, on the program: Selected shorts
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (28:12)
  • The black cat
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • (28:44)
  • Where have you been, where are you going?
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • (39:10)
  • At the anarchist's convention
  • John Sayles
  • (27:10)
  • Rules of the game
  • Everyday use
  • Alice Walker
  • (24:56)
  • Christmas is a sad season for the poor
  • John Cheever
  • (26:00)
  • Amy Tan
  • (34:13)
  • Game
  • Donald Barthelme
  • (14:17)
  • Why I live at the P.O.
  • Eudora Welty
Control code
ocn456176157
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
3 audio discs (3 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781934033128
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781934033128
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SS1001
  • SS1001A
  • SS1001B
  • SS1001C
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)456176157
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
American classics, a presentation of Symphony Space ; a co-production of Symphony Space and WNYC Radio
Publication
Note
  • Symphony Space: SS1001 (SS1001A--SS1001C)
  • "A celebration of the short story."
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 3:00:00
  • Originally broadcast on WNYC, New York Public Radio, on the program: Selected shorts
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (28:12)
  • The black cat
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • (28:44)
  • Where have you been, where are you going?
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • (39:10)
  • At the anarchist's convention
  • John Sayles
  • (27:10)
  • Rules of the game
  • Everyday use
  • Alice Walker
  • (24:56)
  • Christmas is a sad season for the poor
  • John Cheever
  • (26:00)
  • Amy Tan
  • (34:13)
  • Game
  • Donald Barthelme
  • (14:17)
  • Why I live at the P.O.
  • Eudora Welty
Control code
ocn456176157
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
3 audio discs (3 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781934033128
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781934033128
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SS1001
  • SS1001A
  • SS1001B
  • SS1001C
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)456176157
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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