Skip to main content

Audio Poetry

Listen to poems by well known poets read aloud. These free poetry recordings were uploaded by Internet Archive users.



rss RSS

184
RESULTS


Show sorted alphabetically

Show sorted alphabetically

SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
audio

eye 18,539

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Hindi Bachchan, Harivansh Rai
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
audio

eye 8,458

favorite 1

comment 0

Jugnoo, hindi poem by Harivansh Rai Bachchan, recorded by Hema Manicka
Topic: Poetry Hindi Bachchan, Harivansh Rai
Audio Poetry
by Manas Baveja
audio

eye 73,661

favorite 4

comment 8

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topic: Poetry Hindi, Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar'
Audio Poetry
by Matt Redman
audio

eye 26,492

favorite 10

comment 0

A poem about motivation and courage in the face of darkness, literal or not. Written and recorded in Oslo, Norway.
Topics: poem, word, spoken, poetry, Matt, Redman, Untitled, art, contemporary, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia,...
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 12,712

favorite 2

comment 1

favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Marvell, Andrew
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 1,520

favorite 2

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Giovanni, Nikki
Audio Poetry
by Rivera
audio

eye 20,241

favorite 1

comment 4

favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English, Wordsworth, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 4,018

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Ahmed Faiz
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
audio

eye 13,695

favorite 7

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Hikmet, Nazim
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 3,740

favorite 2

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 12,861

favorite 2

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry Enlish cummings e e
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 6,153

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Hughes, Langston
Audio Poetry
by Rivera
audio

eye 10,668

favorite 7

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Neruda, Pablo
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 10,707

favorite 3

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Frost, Robert
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 4,152

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 3,799

favorite 0

comment 0

Audio Poetry
audio

eye 3,197

favorite 0

comment 0

Canessa Park Book Party for EtherDome and Woodland Editions celebrating 2008 chapbook editions! Sunday August 31 at 3:00 Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery Street San Francisco 1) Renata Ewing reads from her new double edition: Somewhere Near West of Ideal / Frankenstein Poems 2) Jaime Robles reads a Woodland Editions author 3) Susanne Dyckman reads from Anne Heide's Residuum :: Against 4) Brian Teare reads from Frances Richard's Anarch 5) Elizabeth Robinson reads from Anne Heide's specimen,...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, Renata Ewing, Jaime Robles, Susanne Dyckman, Anne Heide, Brian Teare, Elizabeth...
Audio Poetry
by Veena
audio

eye 15,461

favorite 7

comment 3

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Wilde, Oscar
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 2,079

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 3,657

favorite 2

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Larkin, Philip
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 5,045

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Marvell, Andrew
Audio Poetry
by Cyrano
audio

eye 3,977

favorite 0

comment 0

1:12
Topics: French Poetry Hugo, Victor
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 2,320

favorite 0

comment 0

Topics: Rape, Adrienne Rich poem
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 3,422

favorite 1

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 3,281

favorite 1

comment 1

Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; July 22, 2008 George Albon & Stephen Vincent Curator/Host: David Highsmith Recorded with permission from the poets by Jordon Zorker Track 1: George Albon (10:43) Track 2: Stephen Vincent (17:06) Track 3: George Albon (16:19) Track 4: Stephen Vincent (30:31) Recommendation: If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, use headphones, earbuds, etc., to hear the full detail of the recording....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Books & Bookshelves, George Albon, Stephen Vincent, David Highsmith, poetry, San Francisco
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 4,028

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Bishop, Elizabeth
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 18,248

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 1,268

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 1,220

favorite 0

comment 0

Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; November 18, 2008 Curator: David Highsmith Event information: http://booksandbookshelves.blogspot.com/ Featured Poets: Colleen Lookingbill & Joseph Noble Colleen Lookingbill co-edits EtherDome Press with Elizabeth Robinson, which publishes an ongoing series of first chapbooks by women. Her book of poetry, Incognita was published by Sink Press. She co-curates Canessa Park with her husband Jordon Zorker,...
Topics: Poetry, San Francisco, Books & Bookshelves, David Highsmith, Colleen Lookingbill, Joseph Noble
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 10,470

favorite 2

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Yeats, William Butler
Audio Poetry
by Mystery Cat
audio

eye 7,675

favorite 2

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Eliot, T. S.
Audio Poetry
by Ludwig
audio

eye 2,621

favorite 2

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English MaseField, John
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 3,753

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Keats, John
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 9,605

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
audio

eye 3,899

favorite 6

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Turkish English, Hikmet, Nazim
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 2,303

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Urdu Ghalib, Mirza
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 3,191

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 1,407

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Spanish Mistral, Gabriela Tr. by Guin, Ursula K.
Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
audio

eye 5,566

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 1,540

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
Audio Poetry
by Hema
audio

eye 5,254

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Auden, W.H.
Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
audio

eye 15,772

favorite 5

comment 4

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Jordan, June
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 16,153

favorite 5

comment 1

favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English Carroll, Lewis
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 2,175

favorite 2

comment 0

Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Friday, 8pm; December 5, 2008 Curator: David Highsmith Event information: http://booksandbookshelves.blogspot.com/ Featured Poets: Lisa Robertson, Eric Selland, Carol Snow Event for 1111 journal Host/Introductions: 1111 Editor, Hugh Behm-Steinberg To celebrate the publication of 1111 Issue #5 Lisa Robertson is a Canadian writer currently living between California, where she is Artist in Residence at CCA, and France....
Topics: Books & Bookshelves, poetry, San Francisco, David Highsmith, Lisa Robertson, Eric Selland,...
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 1,626

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Hope, Alec Derwent (A. D. Hope)
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 5,899

favorite 0

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
Audio Poetry
by Veena
audio

eye 776

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Das Jibanananda
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 4,065

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Stevens, Wallace
Audio Poetry
by Veena
audio

eye 2,757

favorite 0

comment 0

Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 871

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Ondaatje, Michael
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 3,335

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 602

favorite 0

comment 0

Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA www.Canessa.org Saturday, Oct. 4th, 2008, 7pm. 3+3 Poetry hosted its first San Francisco reading on Saturday, Oct. 4th, 2008, at 7pm in the Canessa Gallery. The event featured 3 established Bay Area poets, Gillian Conoley, Standard Schaefer and Norma Cole reading their work alongside 3 emerging Los Angeles poets, Polly Geller, Lizzy Epstein and Sarah Suzor. A chapbook featuring the work of the readers is available for $5. Contact: Sarah Suzor...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, San Francisco, 3+3, Gillian Conoley, Lizzy Epstein, Standard Schaefer, Polly...
Audio Poetry
by Veena
audio

eye 1,324

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: poetry english tagore, rabindranath
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 1,222

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Gluck, Louise
Audio Poetry
by Pavi Mehta
audio

eye 8,134

favorite 3

comment 2

favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Poetry German English Rilke, Rainer Maria
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 1,800

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
audio

eye 498

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Clark, Tom
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 3,927

favorite 3

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poetry English O'Hara, Frank
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 1,896

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 2,162

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Marguerite L. Huang
audio

eye 20,852

favorite 1

comment 0

Audio Poetry
audio

eye 2,038

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 2,786

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry German English Rilke, Rainer Maria
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 1,546

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 2,156

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English cummings, e.e.
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 860

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Cavafy, C. P.
Audio Poetry
by 2Track with Olga Angelina Garcia
audio

eye 1,585

favorite 2

comment 0

This track features the LA based Chicana Poet Olga Angelina Garcia in a powerful rendition o f her "Poem in Protest"
Topics: 2Track, Olga Garcia, Technica Curiosa Records
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 2,629

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Whitman, Walt
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
audio

eye 1,743

favorite 0

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English Williams, W. C.
Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
audio

eye 2,049

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry English German Rilke, Rainer Maria
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 611

favorite 0

comment 0

CANESSA GALLERY READING SERIES 708 Montgomery St., San Francisco Sunday, July 20, 2pm Guest curator Erica Lewis Audio files: 1) Intro - Erica Lewis 2) Micah Ballard 3) Jeffrey Schrader (with multiple voices) 4) Chad Sweeney [Apologies to everyone - the audio quality is poor. We've been experimenting with a new PA system and haven't perfected the recordings. If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, try listening with earphones for best results.] WHAT: How does where you are from...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, San Francisco, Erica Lewis, Micah Ballard, Jeffrey Schrader, Chad Sweeney
Audio Poetry
audio

eye 656

favorite 0

comment 0

Canessa Gallery Poetry Reading 708 Montgomery St., San Francisco, CA Sunday 3pm June 29th Rusty Morrison, Lisa Robertson, Brian Teare Host: Colleen Lookingbill More Info & Reading Schedule: www.canessa.org Note: Unfortunately the sound quality is poor, due to recording through the PA system. If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, try listening on headphones or earphones for better results. Brian Teare's reading was initially cut-off, then later re-recorded at his home in...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, Rusty Morrison, Lisa Robertson, Brian Teare
Audio Poetry
by Veena
audio

eye 1,690

favorite 0

comment 0

Audio Poetry
audio

eye 9,941

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Enlish cummings e e
Audio Poetry
by Anjana
audio

eye 2,025

favorite 1

comment 0

Topic: Poetry Malayalam Changampuzha