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The Resource Songs of free men, (sound recording)

Songs of free men, (sound recording)

Label
Songs of free men
Title
Songs of free men
Title variation
Paul Robeson recital
Creator
Contributor
Arranger
Conductor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • rus
  • spa
  • eng
  • ger
  • rus
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
JFN
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1898-1976
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Robeson, Paul
Date time place
Recorded in New York City, Jan. 27 and 30, and Feb. 2, 1942 (1st-13th works); Dec. 28, 1945 (14th-17th works); and Nov. 7-8, 1947 (18th-25th works)
Dewey number
783.89
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English, German, Russian, and Spanish
LC call number
SDB 05747
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Paul Robeson, bass-baritone ; Lawrence Brown, piano (1st-17th works) ; Columbia Concert Orchestra ; Emanuel Balaban, conductor (18th-25th works)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1893-1972
  • 1895-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lockwood, Normand
  • Brown, Lawrence
  • Balaban, Emanuel
  • Columbia Concert Orchestra
Series statement
Masterworks Heritage vocal series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Operas
  • Oratorios
  • Political ballads and songs
  • Songs (Low voice) with orchestra
  • Popular music
  • Musicals
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Songs in various genres
  • The 18th-25th works arr. by Normand Lockwood
  • Originally released 1942-1948; the 1st-2nd and 5th works previously unreleased
  • Compact disc
  • Program and biographical notes by Paul Robeson, Jr. and Albert Innaurato, in English with French and German translations (37 p. : ill.) bound in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • (2:46)
  • Oh, how proud our quiet Don
  • (3:18)
  • Ivan Dzerzhinsky
  • Elijah : op. 70:
  • The Lord God of Abraham
  • Felix Mendelssohn
  • (3:07)
  • No for an answer:
  • The purest kind of guy
  • Balm in Gilead
  • (Joe's birthday song)
  • Marc Blitzstein
  • (3:20)
  • Joe Hill
  • Earl Robinson
  • (2:40)
  • The peat-bog soldiers (
  • Moorsoldaten
  • song from a German concentration camp)
  • anonymous ; arr. Hanns Eisler
  • spiritual, arr. Harry T. Burleigh
  • (2:25)
  • The four insurgent generals
  • (Spanish loyalist song)
  • anonymous
  • (2:25)
  • Native land
  • Isaac Donayevsky
  • (2:17)
  • Song of the plains
  • (Red Army song)
  • (2:26)
  • anonymous ; arr. Lev Knipper
  • (3:04)
  • Cradle song
  • Alexander Gretchaninoff
  • (3:49)
  • Within four walls
  • Modest Mussorgsky
  • (3:30)
  • Folk songs:
  • By an' by
  • Chassidic chant
  • arr. Harry T. Burleigh
  • (2:26)
  • Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
  • arr. Lawrence Brown
  • (2:27)
  • John Henry
  • arr. Hall Johnson
  • (2:27)
  • Water boy
  • Avery Robinson
  • Lehman Engel
  • (2:30)
  • My curly headed baby
  • George H. Clutsam
  • (2:44)
  • Mah Lindy Lou
  • Lily Strickland
  • (3:09)
  • Wagon wheels
  • Peter DeRose
  • (2:42)
  • (2:40)
  • The house I live in
  • Earl Robinson
  • (3:08)
  • Showboat:
  • I still suits me
  • Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern
  • (2:32)
  • Sylvia
  • Oley Speaks
  • (2:06)
  • Quiet flows the Don:
  • Showboat:
  • Ol' man river
  • Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern
  • (3:09)
  • Porgy and Bess:
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • George Gershwin
  • (2:39)
  • From border to border
Control code
ocm38314347
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2004593209
Other control number
074646322321
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
MHK 63223
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1342960
  • (OCoLC)38314347
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Songs in various genres
  • The 18th-25th works arr. by Normand Lockwood
  • Originally released 1942-1948; the 1st-2nd and 5th works previously unreleased
  • Compact disc
  • Program and biographical notes by Paul Robeson, Jr. and Albert Innaurato, in English with French and German translations (37 p. : ill.) bound in container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • (2:46)
  • Oh, how proud our quiet Don
  • (3:18)
  • Ivan Dzerzhinsky
  • Elijah : op. 70:
  • The Lord God of Abraham
  • Felix Mendelssohn
  • (3:07)
  • No for an answer:
  • The purest kind of guy
  • Balm in Gilead
  • (Joe's birthday song)
  • Marc Blitzstein
  • (3:20)
  • Joe Hill
  • Earl Robinson
  • (2:40)
  • The peat-bog soldiers (
  • Moorsoldaten
  • song from a German concentration camp)
  • anonymous ; arr. Hanns Eisler
  • spiritual, arr. Harry T. Burleigh
  • (2:25)
  • The four insurgent generals
  • (Spanish loyalist song)
  • anonymous
  • (2:25)
  • Native land
  • Isaac Donayevsky
  • (2:17)
  • Song of the plains
  • (Red Army song)
  • (2:26)
  • anonymous ; arr. Lev Knipper
  • (3:04)
  • Cradle song
  • Alexander Gretchaninoff
  • (3:49)
  • Within four walls
  • Modest Mussorgsky
  • (3:30)
  • Folk songs:
  • By an' by
  • Chassidic chant
  • arr. Harry T. Burleigh
  • (2:26)
  • Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
  • arr. Lawrence Brown
  • (2:27)
  • John Henry
  • arr. Hall Johnson
  • (2:27)
  • Water boy
  • Avery Robinson
  • Lehman Engel
  • (2:30)
  • My curly headed baby
  • George H. Clutsam
  • (2:44)
  • Mah Lindy Lou
  • Lily Strickland
  • (3:09)
  • Wagon wheels
  • Peter DeRose
  • (2:42)
  • (2:40)
  • The house I live in
  • Earl Robinson
  • (3:08)
  • Showboat:
  • I still suits me
  • Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern
  • (2:32)
  • Sylvia
  • Oley Speaks
  • (2:06)
  • Quiet flows the Don:
  • Showboat:
  • Ol' man river
  • Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern
  • (3:09)
  • Porgy and Bess:
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • George Gershwin
  • (2:39)
  • From border to border
Control code
ocm38314347
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2004593209
Other control number
074646322321
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
MHK 63223
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1342960
  • (OCoLC)38314347
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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