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Bro. Lawrence Boll, S.M. audio recordings

 Unprocessed
Identifier: UASC-2012-012

Content Description

Collection consists of 39 audio recordings on 78 digital files (WAV and MP3 for each recording). Recordings are of Bro. Lawrence Boll, S.M., performing songs and readings of famous literary works, including selections by William Shakespeare, John Milton, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Paul Laurence Dunbar, among others, as well as original poems written by Bro. Boll. The recordings were converted from magnetic audio tape, which remains in possession of Rita E. Heider.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • circa 1960-1969

Creator

Extent

1.93 Gigabytes (78 digital files (39 WAV files, 39 MP3 files))

Inventory

39 WAV files and 39 MP3 files of Bro. Lawrence Boll, S.M. performing dramatic readings of the following works: 1. Bobby Burns, “Tom and Alan Came to Watch Willie Brew a Batch of Malt” (Poem) 2. Bro. Lawrence Boll, “My Aunt Caroline” (Poem) 3. Bro. Lawrence Boll, “Tony the Fisherman” (Poem) 4. “Divine Solitude” (Poem) 5. Francis Thompson, “Daisy is a Lovely Little Maiden at Storington by the Sea” (Poem) 6. Francis Thompson, first part of “Sister Song” (Poem) 7. John Milton, “On His Blindness” (Poem) 8. Lord Byron Nelson, “The Destruction of Stanacard” (Poem) 9. Oliver Goldsmith, “The Village Schoolmaster” (Poem) 10. Oliver Wendell Holmes, “The Last Leaf” (Poem) 11. Paul Lawrence Dunbar , “Turnin’ of da Children in da Bed” (Poem) 12. “The Resurrection and the Life” (Poem) 13. Thomas Hardy, “The Convergence of the Twain” (Poem) 14. Ben Johnson, “Song of Celia” (Song) 15. Gilbert and Sullivan, “The Admiral’s Song” from H.M.S. Pinafore (Song) 16. Sir Henry Lauder, “When I was 21” (Song) 17. Sir Henry Lauder, “It’s Nice to Get Up in the Morning” (Song) 18. “That Tumble Down Shack in Athlone” (Song) 19. “The Songs My Mother Used to Sing” (Song) 20. Traditional, “Sweet Molly Malone” (Song) 21. Traditional, “Where the River Shannon Flows” (Song) 22. William Shakespeare, Julius Ceasar, Act 1, Scene 2 23. William Shakespeare, Julius Ceasar, Act 1, Scene 2b 24. William Shakespeare, Julius Ceasar, Act 3, Scene 1 25. William Shakespeare, Julius Ceasar, Act 3, Scene 2 26. William Shakespeare, Henry IV 27. William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Act 4, Scene 5 28. William Shakespeare, Henry V, Act 4, Scene 2 29. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII, Act 3, Scene 2 30. William Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice, Act 1, Scene 3 31. William Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice, Act 3, Scene 1 32. William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act 1, Scene 1 33. William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Hamlet’s soliloquy and dialog with Ophelia 34. William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act 1, Scene 1 35. William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act 3, Scene 4 36. William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act 5, Scene 1 37. William Shakespeare, Macbeth 38. Edmond Rostand, Cyrano de Bergerac 39. St. Paul’s Epistle of Love