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The Resource Songs of free men, Paul Robeson

Songs of free men, Paul Robeson

Label
Songs of free men
Title
Songs of free men
Statement of responsibility
Paul Robeson
Title variation
Paul Robeson recital
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • rus
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
NAXOS
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1898-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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)
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
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 orchestra
  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Operas
  • Oratorios
  • Musicals
  • Political ballads and songs
  • Folk songs
  • Folk songs
  • Musicals
  • Operas
  • Oratorios
  • Political ballads and songs
  • Songs (Low voice) with orchestra
  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Spirituals (Songs)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men, Paul Robeson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Sony Classical: MHK 63223
  • Songs in various genres
  • Sung in English, German, Russian, and Spanish
  • "A Paul Robeson recital"--Booklet cover
  • The 18th-25th works arr. by Normand Lockwood
  • Originally released 1942-1948; the 1st-2nd and 5th works previously unreleased
  • Program and biographical notes by Paul Robeson, Jr. and Albert Innaurato, in English with French and German translations (37 p. : ill.) bound in container
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Balm in Gilead : spiritual / arr. Harry T. Burleigh (2:26) -- Chassidic chant / Lehman Engel (2:40) -- From border to border : from Quiet flows the Don (2:46) ; Oh, how proud our quiet Don : from Quiet flows the Don (3:18) / Ivan Dzerzhinsky -- The Lord God of Abraham : from Elijah : op. 70 / Felix Mendelssohn (3:07) -- The purest kind of guy (Joe's birthday song) : from No for an answer / Marc Blitzstein (3:20) -- Joe Hill / Earl Robinson (2:40) -- The peat-bog soldiers : song from a German concentration camp = Moorsoldaten / anonymous ; arr. Hanns Eisler (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 / anonymous ; arr. Lev Knipper (3:04) -- Cradle song / Alexander Gretchaninoff (3:49) -- Within four walls / Modest Mussorgsky (3:30) -- Folk songs. By an' by / 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 (2:30) -- My curly headed baby / George H. Clutsam (2:44) -- Mah Lindy Lou / Lily Strickland (3:09) -- Wagon wheels / Peter DeRose (2:42) -- The house I live in / Earl Robinson (3:08) -- I still suits me : from Showboat / Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern (2:32) -- Sylvia / Oley Speaks (2:06) -- Ol' man river : from Showboat / Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern (3:09) -- It ain't necessarily so : from Porgy and Bess / George Gershwin (2:39)
Control code
966319177
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • USSM14200030
  • USSM14200031
  • USSM14200032
  • USSM14200033
  • USSM14200034
  • USSM14200035
  • USSM14200036
  • USSM14200037
  • USSM14200038
  • USSM14200039
  • USSM14200040
  • USSM14200041
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  • USSM14500057
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  • USSM14500059
  • USSM14500060
  • USSM14700061
  • USSM14700062
  • USSM14700063
  • USSM14700064
  • USSM14700065
  • USSM14700066
  • USSM14700067
  • USSM14700068
Publisher number
074646322321
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)966319177
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men, Paul Robeson
Publication
Note
  • Sony Classical: MHK 63223
  • Songs in various genres
  • Sung in English, German, Russian, and Spanish
  • "A Paul Robeson recital"--Booklet cover
  • The 18th-25th works arr. by Normand Lockwood
  • Originally released 1942-1948; the 1st-2nd and 5th works previously unreleased
  • Program and biographical notes by Paul Robeson, Jr. and Albert Innaurato, in English with French and German translations (37 p. : ill.) bound in container
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Balm in Gilead : spiritual / arr. Harry T. Burleigh (2:26) -- Chassidic chant / Lehman Engel (2:40) -- From border to border : from Quiet flows the Don (2:46) ; Oh, how proud our quiet Don : from Quiet flows the Don (3:18) / Ivan Dzerzhinsky -- The Lord God of Abraham : from Elijah : op. 70 / Felix Mendelssohn (3:07) -- The purest kind of guy (Joe's birthday song) : from No for an answer / Marc Blitzstein (3:20) -- Joe Hill / Earl Robinson (2:40) -- The peat-bog soldiers : song from a German concentration camp = Moorsoldaten / anonymous ; arr. Hanns Eisler (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 / anonymous ; arr. Lev Knipper (3:04) -- Cradle song / Alexander Gretchaninoff (3:49) -- Within four walls / Modest Mussorgsky (3:30) -- Folk songs. By an' by / 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 (2:30) -- My curly headed baby / George H. Clutsam (2:44) -- Mah Lindy Lou / Lily Strickland (3:09) -- Wagon wheels / Peter DeRose (2:42) -- The house I live in / Earl Robinson (3:08) -- I still suits me : from Showboat / Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern (2:32) -- Sylvia / Oley Speaks (2:06) -- Ol' man river : from Showboat / Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern (3:09) -- It ain't necessarily so : from Porgy and Bess / George Gershwin (2:39)
Control code
966319177
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • USSM14200030
  • USSM14200031
  • USSM14200032
  • USSM14200033
  • USSM14200034
  • USSM14200035
  • USSM14200036
  • USSM14200037
  • USSM14200038
  • USSM14200039
  • USSM14200040
  • USSM14200041
  • USSM14200042
  • USSM14500057
  • USSM14500058
  • USSM14500059
  • USSM14500060
  • USSM14700061
  • USSM14700062
  • USSM14700063
  • USSM14700064
  • USSM14700065
  • USSM14700066
  • USSM14700067
  • USSM14700068
Publisher number
074646322321
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)966319177
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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