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    • The Great Minds Collection - George Bernard Shaw and Richard Wagner

    • The Perfect Wagnerite - A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring with Wagner's Art and Revolution
    • By: George Bernard Shaw, Richard Wagner
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 6 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This unique book brings together George Bernard Shaw's witty and iconoclastic take on Wagner's masterwork, The Ring of the Nibelungen, with the composer's own essay on the role of art in revolution.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Music Education in the Schools

    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Judy Rounda
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Music education is a vital part of a child's total education. It awakens a child's creative skills and builds self esteem that will last a lifetime. Music educations teaches children critical thinking, private initiative, research skills, cross cultural studies, discipline, self management and cooperation, skills that are needed in daily life and in the business world. Music education transforms children into adults with strong self esteem and survival skills.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Lady Gaga Dynamic Performer

    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Judy Rounda
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This book is about Lady Gaga's dynamic creativity in the music world, her influences, her crossover success, and her place in the modernist movement in the arts.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Legends of Fire Island Beach and the South Side

    • By: Edward Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Scott Nilsen
    • Length: 2 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Before Fire Island was a destination for New Yorkers and vacationers, it was so isolated that Captain Kidd the pirate considered it an excellent place to hide treasure - and some say, bodies. Several shipwrecks occurred on the island, creating even more legends of treasure and, of course, the ghosts that protected those treasures. Narrator Scott Nilsen makes these ghost stories and tales of the old Fire Island come alive.

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    • Badly done..

    • By Ginny on 07-19-11

    Regular price: $8.74

    • Teachers Matter

    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: James L. Baker
    • Length: 51 mins
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    This is an essay about the role of the teacher in our society, and the partnership between parent, child and teacher that forms the foundation of our education system. I also discuss the nature and meaning of education, some important people involved in the education system, the nature and need for education reform, and education and computers.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • King Lear: Crisis of a Dysfunctional Man

    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Lori L. Parker
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This book is a study of the decline and fall of a powerful man and his family. The TV series Empire embodies themes similar to those in King Lear, with some extra creative material, which makes it a hip-hop version of King Lear. When you hear King Lear and watch the show Empire, you will be impressed with its Shakespearean connection.

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    • Don't!

    • By kcams on 06-19-18

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Writing as Consolation

    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Anjali A Sarkar
    • Length: 4 hrs and 34 mins
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    This book is about how we can all use writing in our daily life to grow intellectually, creatively and emotionally to enhance our self-esteem. Through writing we can connect to the whole global arts community and gain a better understanding of the world's diverse cultural community.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Wendy Sayvetz, Judy Collins, and Joan Baez

    • The Beauty of Folk Music
    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: Sarah Van Sweden
    • Length: 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This essay is a casual discussion about New York-based folk singer Wendy Sayvetz, who promotes subway entertainment in the New York City subway system, under the banner Music Under New York (MUNY). For many years Wendy Sayvetz has been committed to making subway entertainment a respectable activity. Wendy Sazvetz has performed across the country as well as at the White House. She and her husband, Andrew Schulman, a guitartis, run their music company, Abaca Productions.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Natalie Cole

    • A Music Tribute
    • By: Richard Shaw
    • Narrated by: William Butler
    • Length: 1 hr and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This book is a tribute to Natalie Cole, her connection to her legendary father Nat King Cole, her dynamic crossover music fusion, and her place in music history.

    Regular price: $6.95