Try Premium for 30 days

Live games for all NFL, MLB, NBA, & NHL teams
Unlimited Audiobooks
Commercial-Free Music
No Display Ads
Amati's Dream-logo

Amati's Dream

Kim Maerkl

Amati's Dream is the compelling story of the great violin maker Nicolo Amati and his apprentice, Raphael. It is the year 1666 in Cremona, Italy. While Raphael is learning the luthier's trade, he secretly yearns to be a performer. His family cannot afford an instrument or music lessons, so Raphael tries his best to be content with working in the violin shop. But, his heart cannot let go of his dream. The narration of legendary actor Sir Roger Moore brings Amati's Dream vividly to life. The original music features Key-Thomas Maerkl, in a lyrical performance on a violin made by Amati's most famous pupil, Antonio Stradivari. Let the story and music take you on a magical journey into the past. Author Biography: Kim Maerkl was born in 1961 in Cleveland, Ohio. She is an author, composer, and producer. Her works have been performed in concert halls and theaters throughout Europe and released by publishers in America, Germany and Switzerland. She is a Fulbright scholar. Narrator Biography: Sir Roger Moore is a British Actor born on October 14,1927 in London, England.He is best known for playing the secret agent James Bond. He was knighted in 2003 and was named a commander in France's National Order of Arts and Letters in 2008. He is also a Goodwill Ambassador for the charity organization UNICEF.

Amati's Dream is the compelling story of the great violin maker Nicolo Amati and his apprentice, Raphael. It is the year 1666 in Cremona, Italy. While Raphael is learning the luthier's trade, he secretly yearns to be a performer. His family cannot afford an instrument or music lessons, so Raphael tries his best to be content with working in the violin shop. But, his heart cannot let go of his dream. The narration of legendary actor Sir Roger Moore brings Amati's Dream vividly to life. The original music features Key-Thomas Maerkl, in a lyrical performance on a violin made by Amati's most famous pupil, Antonio Stradivari. Let the story and music take you on a magical journey into the past. Author Biography: Kim Maerkl was born in 1961 in Cleveland, Ohio. She is an author, composer, and producer. Her works have been performed in concert halls and theaters throughout Europe and released by publishers in America, Germany and Switzerland. She is a Fulbright scholar. Narrator Biography: Sir Roger Moore is a British Actor born on October 14,1927 in London, England.He is best known for playing the secret agent James Bond. He was knighted in 2003 and was named a commander in France's National Order of Arts and Letters in 2008. He is also a Goodwill Ambassador for the charity organization UNICEF.
More Information

Description:

Amati's Dream is the compelling story of the great violin maker Nicolo Amati and his apprentice, Raphael. It is the year 1666 in Cremona, Italy. While Raphael is learning the luthier's trade, he secretly yearns to be a performer. His family cannot afford an instrument or music lessons, so Raphael tries his best to be content with working in the violin shop. But, his heart cannot let go of his dream. The narration of legendary actor Sir Roger Moore brings Amati's Dream vividly to life. The original music features Key-Thomas Maerkl, in a lyrical performance on a violin made by Amati's most famous pupil, Antonio Stradivari. Let the story and music take you on a magical journey into the past. Author Biography: Kim Maerkl was born in 1961 in Cleveland, Ohio. She is an author, composer, and producer. Her works have been performed in concert halls and theaters throughout Europe and released by publishers in America, Germany and Switzerland. She is a Fulbright scholar. Narrator Biography: Sir Roger Moore is a British Actor born on October 14,1927 in London, England.He is best known for playing the secret agent James Bond. He was knighted in 2003 and was named a commander in France's National Order of Arts and Letters in 2008. He is also a Goodwill Ambassador for the charity organization UNICEF.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Sir Roger Moore

Length:

34m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:43


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:03


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:09


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:03


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

02:45


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:46


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:39


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:25


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:35


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:45


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

00:46


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:57


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:40


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

00:30


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

02:10