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Classical & Opera Audiobooks

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    Classical Music For Dummies

    2nd Edition

    Narrated by Paul Heitsch ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 40 min

    Haydn, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms, oh, my! The beginner's guide to classical music. Classical Music For Dummies is a friendly, funny, easy-to-understand guide to composers, instruments, orchestras, concerts, recordings, and more. Classical music is widely considered one of the pinnacles of human achievement, and this informative guide will shows you just how beautiful and rewarding it can be. You'll ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Seven Deadly Sins

    by Corey Taylor ...
    Narrated by Corey Taylor ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 12 min

    'I was 22 years old, a hard-on with a pulse: wretched vice-ridden, too much to burn and not enough minutes in a hour to do so. 1995 was a full 365-day year of drinking, fucking, lying, raging and exploration for me - not a dull one in the bunch. It was a time of self-shit: self-importance, self-absorption, self-indulgence and selfishness. I was the only person in the known galaxy and I wanted what ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    The Cello Suites

    J. S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the Search for a Baroque Masterpiece

    by Eric Siblin ...
    Narrated by David de Vries ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 10 min

    One fateful evening, journalist Eric Siblin attended a recital of Johann Sebastian Bach's Cello Suites and began an epic quest that would unravel three centuries of intrigue, politics, and passion. Winner of the Mavis Gallant Prize for Nonfiction and the McAuslan First Book Prize, The Cello Suites weaves together three dramatic narratives: the disappearance of Bach's manuscript in the eighteenth ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

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    Dear Miss Silvers

    Originaltonaufnahmen 1931-1951

    Unabridged

    2 hours 35 min

    "Ich mache diesem Unterhaltungsdelirium gegenüber das Recht einer Minderheit geltend: Man muss auch die notwendigen Dinge verbreiten können, nicht bloß die überflüssigen... Neue Musik ist niemals von allem Anfang an schön." Aus diesen harschen Worten Arnold Schönbergs gegen die aufkommenden Massenmedien spricht gleichermaßen die Gewissheit des Visionärs wie die Selbstverteidigung des durch ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Joseph Haydn für Kinder

    Narrated by Marko Simsa ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 58 min

    In dieser liebevoll gestalteten Geschenkausgabe entführt Marko Simsa spielerisch und humorvoll in das spannende Werk des Komponisten Joseph Haydn und fordert in "Paukenschlag und Kaiserlied" Groß und Klein zum Tanzen, Singen und Musizieren auf. Die "Haydn-Hits für Kinder" bieten eine abwechslungsreiche Sammlung mit den schönsten Sinfonien und musikalischen Kostbarkeiten. Neben vielen Musikstücken ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Die ZEIT-Edition "Der Ring des Nibelungen für kleine Hörer" - Siegfried

    Unabridged

    1 hour 19 min

    Siegfried wächst bei dem Nibelungenzwerg Mime im Wald auf. Dort versucht Mime, die zerbrochenen Trümmer des Schwertes Notung zusammen zu schmieden. Mit dem Schwert soll Siegfried den Lindwurm Fafner erschlagen, der den Ring der Macht in seiner Drachenhöhle bewacht. Als es Mime nicht gelingt, schmiedet Siegfried das Schwert selbst. Er erschlägt den Lindwurm und trinkt dessen Blut, das ihn ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD $19.99 AUD

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    Die Zauberflöte - Hörspiel mit Musik

    Unabridged

    44 min

    Eine gefährliche Schlange greift Prinz Tamino im Wald an, doch drei Edeldamen beschützen ihn. Gemeinsam mit dem Vogelfänger Papageno soll Tamino Prinzessin Pamina befreien, denn der gefürchtete Sarastro hält sie in seiner Burg gefangen. Als Zaubermittel erhalten Tamino und Papageno eine Zauberflöte sowie ein Glockenspiel von der Königin der Nacht, sie ist Paminas Mutter. Die mutigen Retter müssen ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD $15.99 AUD

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    Talende toner

    Georg Friedrich Händels livsfuga

    Narrated by Morten Thunbo ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 38 min

    Karl Aage Rasmussen, født 1947, er en af de fremmeste repræsentanter for dansk moderne kompositionsmusik; men han har også fået et anseligt publikum til sine efterhånden mange bøger om klassisk musik gennem flere århundreder. - Nu er turen kommet til Georg Friedrich Händel, hvis liv og værk han i vanlig veloplagt stil beskriver, lige fra Händel i 1685 bliver født i Halle, allerede som syvårig ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

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    The Closest Thing to Crazy

    My Life of Musical Adventures

    by Mike Batt ...
    Narrated by Mike Batt ...

    Unabridged

    Described variously as a 'polymath', a 'renaissance man' and 'one of the most colourful characters in the music business', Mike Batt has led an extraordinarily vibrant and challenging life that has been full of both glorious victories and bitter failures.For better or for worse, he is a man who has always lived life on his own terms. Idiosyncratic but mainstream, complicated but compassionate, ... Read more

    $83.99 AUD

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    Ludwig von Beethoven

    Biography, Facts, Quotes and Symphonies Described

    by Kelly Mass ...
    Narrated by Chris Newman ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 17 min

    Most people have heard of Ludwig von Beethoven, one of the most famous composers of all time. His music had a certain aggression, passion, and beauty to it that still brings admirers to tears, more than 200 years later. His symphonies came from his creativity, the circumstances, and the trends in that time period in Germany and Austria.There is much to say about the historical context, the deep ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Keyboard Conversations®: The Power and Passion of Beethoven

    Narrated by Jeffrey Siegel ...

    Unabridged

    56 min

    Keyboard Conversations® with Jeffrey Siegel combine the virtuosity and poetry of a world-class pianist with entertaining commentary to create a magical concert experience. His lively, engaging insights and captivating performances make listening an enthralling experience for all music lovers.For information about the other titles in this series please visit www.randomhouse.com/audio. ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

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    For the Love of Music

    A Conductor's Guide to the Art of Listening

    by John Mauceri ...
    Narrated by John Mauceri ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 8 min

    Why do so many of us listen to classical music, and how can you get the most from listening to it?In this unpretentious and instructive book, internationally celebrated conductor and teacher John Mauceri brings to bear his lifetime of experience and profound knowledge. A protégé of Leonard Bernstein and an artist who has performed and recorded all over the world, Mauceri is the guide par ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

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    The Musical Genius of Mozart

    by Craig Wright ...
    Narrated by Craig Wright ...

    Unabridged

    49 min

    One Day University presents a series of audio lectures recorded in real-time from some of the top minds in the United States. Given by award-winning professors and experts in their field, these recorded lectures dive deep into the worlds of religion, government, literature, and social justice. When asked to provide a list of "geniuses" in Western cultural history, virtually all respondents would ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD

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    Dangerous Melodies

    Classical Music in America from the Great War through the Cold War

    Unabridged

    15 hours 56 min

    A Juilliard-trained musician and professor of history explores the fascinating entanglement of classical music with American foreign relations.Dangerous Melodies vividly evokes a time when classical music stood at the center of American life, occupying a prominent place in the nation’s culture and politics. The work of renowned conductors, instrumentalists, and singers―and the activities of ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Climbing Up on the Rough Side

    Narrated by Kate MacKenzie ...

    Unabridged

    42 min

    The long-awaited second audio recording by the Hopeful Gospel Quartet-Robin and Linda Williams, Kate MacKenzie, and Garrison Keillor-is old-time gospel singing at its best. Recorded live during broadcasts of Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion, it features instrumentals by Butch Thompson, Chet Atkins, and others.Tracks:Climbing Up On the Rough SideHe Knows How Much We Can BearLife Is a ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    Полчаса музыки: Как понять и полюбить классику

    Unabridged

    12 hours 5 min

    Слушать музыку – это самое интересное, что есть на свете. Вы убедитесь в этом, слушая аудиокнигу музыкального журналиста и популярного лектора Ляли Кандауровой. Вместо скучного и сухого перечисления фактов перед вами настоящий абонемент на концерт: автор рассказывает о 600-летней истории музыки так, что незнакомые произведения становятся близкими, а знакомые – приносят еще больше удовольствия. ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Classical Hits for Children

    Abridged

    57 min

    An ideal concert for fans of classical music or for anyone who would like to become one! Marko Simsa, the "king of concerts for children" (FONO FORUM), presents "Classical Hits for Children", a varied selection of 23 pieces of classical music by famous composers. Each piece is introduced in a fun and easy way by the actor Howard Nightingall. For native speakers or anyone who wants to combine ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    古典留聲故事第9輯

    Narrated by 焦元溥 ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 34 min

    自從有聲錄音普及之後,我們認識音樂作品的方式也隨之改變。如今,我們主要透過錄音,而非現場演出,來認識音樂作品。然而,演出者的詮釋,自然也更影響我們對音樂作品的認識。貝多芬的樂譜可能改變不大,但八十年前的貝多芬演奏,必然和今日的貝多芬演奏有所不同。這個節目不只介紹古典音樂作品,更介紹古典音樂錄音背後的故事:為什麼會有這個錄音?這個錄音又造成什麼影響?認識作品,也帶我們認識這些音樂藝術家。講者簡介:焦元溥國立台灣大學政治學系國際關係組畢業,倫敦國王學院音樂學博士、大英圖書館艾迪生研究員。是台灣知名樂評人、資深專欄作家。好家庭廣播電台《焦點音樂》、《NSO Live雲端音樂廳》主持人。2013年以「焦點音樂」獲第48屆廣播金鐘獎最佳非流行音樂節目獎。著有許多與音樂相關的書籍,內容涵蓋音樂作品分析、詮釋討論、鋼琴演奏技巧解析、音樂家訪問、國際鋼琴大賽報導與文學創作。章節:97《星際大戰》原始三部曲 ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Die ZEIT-Edition - Große Klassik kinderleicht, Hänsel und Gretel - Eine Märchenoper

    Unabridged

    51 min

    Hänsel und Gretel werden von ihren Eltern als Strafe in den Wald geschickt, um Beeren zu sammeln. Bei einsetzender Dämmerung kommen die Geschwister vom Heimweg ab, entdecken ein Pfefferkuchenhaus und probieren hungrig davon. Darin wohnt eine alte, hässliche Hexe, die Kinder in Lebkuchen verzaubert. Hänsel und Gretel ahnen langsam, das ihnen Gefahr droht. Mit großer List stoßen die Kinder die ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Sempreverdi

    Narrated by Vittorio Sermonti ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 32 min

    Con uno stile raffinato e trascinante, Vittorio Sermonti “spiega al popolo” quattordici opere di Verdi, “il più spudorato genio della musica per teatro”, dal Nabucco all’Otello, passando per l’Aida, il Rigoletto, il Trovatore e la Traviata. Ci fa riscoprire i celebri melodrammi attraverso il racconto della trama e persino della musica, l’analisi dei personaggi, riferimenti alla vita e alle lettere ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    Junge, Beethoven!

    Hörspiel von Arnd Pohlmann nach dem Buch "Auch ich bin ein König" von Margret Steenfatt. Mit Rainer Strecker und dem Musikwerk Kinderchor. Version Sonntag

    Unabridged

    54 min

    Margret Steenfatts Buch "Auch ich bin ein König" basiert auf Tagebucheintragungen eines Bäckers, in dessen Haus die Familie Beethoven eine Zeit lang lebte. Durch dessen Schilderungen bekommen wir einen lebendigen Einblick in den Alltag eines kleinen Jungen, der musikalisch hochbegabt, aber andererseits eben auch ein einfacher Lausbub war. Mit dem Einverständnis der Autorin verfasste Arnd Pohlmann ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    La Traviata

    Series Audiobook 3 - great italian opera librettos

    Unabridged

    1 hour 11 min

    Opera libretto interpreted and read without singing. This audiobook is suitable for lovers of theatrical literature, for opera singers and for students of the italian language. La Traviata is an opera composed by Giuseppe Verdi, this audiobook doesn't contain any music of the composer, it is a recited interpretation of the full opera libretto written by Francesco Maria Piave. ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

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    A Night at the Fitz

    Unabridged

    1 hour 16 min

    In a wonderful evening of storytelling, laughter, and plenty of music, Garrison Keillor is joined by The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, led by Philip Brunelle and accompanied by Richard Dworsky. “Philip and I have performed together with a long list of great orchestras, among them the New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Minnesota Orchestra, and the San Francisco ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

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    Ludwig van Beethoven

    A Very Short Introduction

    Narrated by Paul Heitsch ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours

    Despite the ups and downs of his personal life and professional career-even in the face of deafness-Beethoven remained remarkably consistent in his most basic convictions about his art. This inner consistency, writes the music historian Mark Evan Bonds, provides the key to understanding the composer's life and works. Beethoven approached music as he approached life, weighing whatever occupied him ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD