Seven Ages: Anthology of Poetry with Music
This highly entertaining anthology of verse is the comic, tragic, tender and telling story of life's seven ages - from childhood to old age. Within the framework of Shakespeare's speech, The Seven Ages of Man, performed by Sir Ian McKellen are 150 great poems from all ages - from Chaucer to Ted Hughes.
They are presented by the finest cast ever assembled on one recording. Music by Vivaldi, Dowland, Mendelssohn, Stravinsky. 2 CD set.