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Free background music for reading on your Kindle
« on: October 13, 2009, 05:35:32 pm »
Not sure how long this will be free (or if it's appropriate in Let's Talk Kindle!)...

The Best Of The Most Relaxing Classical Music In The Universe





Here's another one with some really nice music... also free!

Analekta Classical Gems Free Sampler

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #1 on: October 13, 2009, 07:07:25 pm »
    Thanks!  I went ahead & took advantage of that offer.

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #2 on: October 13, 2009, 07:44:16 pm »
    Thanks for the heads-up! :)

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    « Reply #3 on: October 13, 2009, 07:53:06 pm »
    Thanks. Downloading it now. Sounds like it will be quite soothing.
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #4 on: October 13, 2009, 07:57:52 pm »
    I love that the last piece on it is a flute solo with Maxence Larrieu.  I'm getting the free mp3 album too.
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #5 on: October 13, 2009, 08:02:25 pm »
    Ohh!


    Freee!  ;D

    I like free!
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #6 on: October 13, 2009, 08:08:47 pm »
    Lovely find, thank you for posting it!
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #7 on: October 13, 2009, 08:19:09 pm »
    Thank you for the heads up.  Just finished downloading the album.

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #8 on: October 13, 2009, 08:20:18 pm »
    Been listening to it for the last 15 minutes - very nice.
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #9 on: October 13, 2009, 08:22:43 pm »
    You're all very welcome, glad someone else could enjoy the freebie...

    For those who haven't downloaded yet, be careful, I don't know if it will continue to be free after midnight. So just make sure you check the price before one-clicking! =)

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #10 on: October 13, 2009, 08:48:32 pm »
    Thanks, 911 Jason.  The music is very beautiful.  As a classical guitarist, I really appreciate the skill of the performers.

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    « Reply #11 on: October 13, 2009, 08:50:37 pm »
    nice. thanks for this one! :)
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #12 on: October 13, 2009, 09:27:02 pm »
    Thank you!!!!!!!!! Downloading now........  ;D

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #13 on: October 13, 2009, 10:08:52 pm »
    You're all very welcome, glad someone else could enjoy the freebie...

    For those who haven't downloaded yet, be careful, I don't know if it will continue to be free after midnight. So just make sure you check the price before one-clicking! =)

    It's after midnight Eastern (and Central), and it's still free....  thanks for posting!
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #14 on: October 13, 2009, 11:08:35 pm »
    Here's another one with some really nice music... also free!

    Analekta Classical Gems Free Sampler



    Added this as a separate post for people who've already read thru this thread and won't notice it added on at the top...
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #15 on: October 13, 2009, 11:26:33 pm »
    I went and downloaded it.  It will probably be free for the foreseeable future, Amazon has a surprising number of free albums, some of which are quite good (I have one of Celtic Music I like).  On the front of their MP3 page each day they also post a "deal of the day" which is an album for $2 to $4 (typically the normal price is $8-$12) and separately a "free song" which is free.  I've bought several of the albums, but the free songs usually are new artists that I'm too much of an old fogey for!  :P
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    « Reply #16 on: October 14, 2009, 06:54:16 am »
    here's a whole bunch of Free MP3s from Amazon.
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #17 on: October 14, 2009, 07:46:26 am »
    Ohh, I like free again!

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #18 on: October 14, 2009, 11:04:56 am »
    The Hooded Claw:

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    (I have one of Celtic Music I like)

    Is that still available for free?  I'd love to have that.  Thank you!
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #19 on: October 14, 2009, 11:39:56 am »
    Thanks!  I went ahead & took advantage of that offer.
    Me too, although unfortunately, I can't listen to music AND read It has to be one or the other but not both! But downloaded it because I CAN clean house and listen to music!

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    « Reply #20 on: October 14, 2009, 11:56:43 am »
    here's a whole bunch of Free MP3s from Amazon.

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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #21 on: October 14, 2009, 02:11:38 pm »
    Also, if you're on Facebook and become a "fan" of Amazon mp3, you get daily messages for the "Deal of the Day" and the daily free offering (usually the freebie is just one song).  The downside - I hate it when we're traveling and they have a great deal of the day & I can't take advantage! 
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    Re: Free background music for reading on your Kindle
    « Reply #23 on: October 14, 2009, 03:27:48 pm »
    The Hooded Claw:

    Is that still available for free?  I'd love to have that.  Thank you!

    Alas, the one I got is not, though they will now happily sell it to you for $8.99:

    http://www.amazon.com/Celtic-Sampler-Summer-2009/dp/B002JJXA70/ref=sr_shvl_album_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1255559060&sr=301-1&tag=kbpst-20

    Too bad, I had figured on it being free still!  I made a stab at doing a search for other free Celtic albums to redeem myself, and didn't find any.

    Not Celtic, but it is conceivable you'll like this one which is still free (early Christian choral music):

    http://www.amazon.com/Very-Best-Naxos-Early-Music/dp/B0018R355Q/ref=sr_shvl_album_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1255559221&sr=301-1&tag=kbpst-20

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    « Reply #24 on: October 14, 2009, 03:48:28 pm »
    That's OK.  Thank you for trying.   :)
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