Rank #1: 48. The Prisoner of Chillon, by Lord Byron; feat. Introduction and Background
The Prisoner of Chillon, by Lord Byron
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
[02:20] Introduction, by Morgan A. Brown -- Some historical and biographical notes that one should consider when trying to understand the poem's underlying tenor.
[33:55] Sonnet on Chillon, by Lord Byron
[35:51] 1816 Advertisment, by Lord Byron
[43:00] The Prisoner of Chillon, by Lord Byron
[01:08:24] True Story of the Prisoner of Chillon, by A. Van Amstel (Johannes Christian Neumann): A short biography of Francois Bonivard, which better paints a picture of the real Prisoner of Chillon.
Featuring the music of Johannes Brahms, Piano Trio No. 3, played by the Claremont Trio--courtesy of musopen.org (https://musopen.org/music/2071-piano-trio-no-3-op-101/)
Also, featuring tracks by the Passion Hifi (https://soundcloud.com/freehiphopbeatsforyou): Cold Heat, I Close My Eyes, and Untouchable.
Audio from A King in New York, a Charlie Chaplin film, provided with the expressed permission of Roy Export S.A.S. (www.charliechaplin.com), who holds the copyright thereto.
Aug 07 2019