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The Resource Songs of free men : [a Paul Robeson recital], (sound recording)

Songs of free men : [a Paul Robeson recital], (sound recording)

Label
Songs of free men : [a Paul Robeson recital]
Title
Songs of free men
Title remainder
[a Paul Robeson recital]
Title variation
Paul Robeson recital
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
  • engrus
  • engrusger
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CZA
Date time place
1st-13th works recorded Jan. 27 and 30 and Feb. 2, 1942; 14th-17th works Dec. 28, 1945; 18th-25th works Nov. 7-8, 1947
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English and Russian
PerformerNote
Paul Robeson, bass-baritone ; Lawrence Brown, piano (1st-17th works) ; Columbia Concert Orchestra ; Emanuel Balaban, conductor (18th-25th works)
Series statement
Masterworks heritage.
Label
Songs of free men : [a Paul Robeson recital], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
  • The orchestral songs arr. by Normand Lockwood
  • "Originally released 1942, 1943, 1946, 1948"--Label; "first ever release" (1st-2nd, 5th works)--Container
  • "Columbia Masterworks"--Label
  • Program notes in English with French and German translations bound in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Balm in Gilead / spiritual ; arr. Harry T. Burleigh (2:26) -- Chassidic chant / Lehman Engel (2:40) -- From border to border (2:46) ; Oh, how proud our quiet Don (3:18) / Ivan Dzerzhinsky -- The Lord God of Abraham / Felix Mendelssohn (3:07) -- The purest kind of guy (Joe's birthday song) / Marc Blitzstein (3:20) -- Joe Hill / Earl Robinson (2:40) -- The peat-bog soldiers / anonymous ; arr. Hanns Eisler (2:25) -- The four insurgent generals / 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 wallls / Modest Musorgsky (3:30) -- Folk songs. By n' by (2:26) ; Sometimes I feel like a motherless child (2:270 ; John Henry (2:27) -- Water boy / Avery Robinson (2:30) -- My curly headed baby / George H. Clutsam (2:44) -- Mah Lindy Lou / Lily Strickland -- Wagon wheels / Peter Derose (2:42) -- The house I live in / Earl Robinson (3:08) -- I still suits me / Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern (2:32) -- Sylvia / Oley Speaks (2:06) -- Ol' man river / Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern (3:09) -- It ain't necessarily so / George Gershwin (2:39)
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
Other control number
074646322321
Other physical details
digital, mono.
Publisher number
  • MHK 63223
  • 01-063223-10
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
446340
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men : [a Paul Robeson recital], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
  • The orchestral songs arr. by Normand Lockwood
  • "Originally released 1942, 1943, 1946, 1948"--Label; "first ever release" (1st-2nd, 5th works)--Container
  • "Columbia Masterworks"--Label
  • Program notes in English with French and German translations bound in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Balm in Gilead / spiritual ; arr. Harry T. Burleigh (2:26) -- Chassidic chant / Lehman Engel (2:40) -- From border to border (2:46) ; Oh, how proud our quiet Don (3:18) / Ivan Dzerzhinsky -- The Lord God of Abraham / Felix Mendelssohn (3:07) -- The purest kind of guy (Joe's birthday song) / Marc Blitzstein (3:20) -- Joe Hill / Earl Robinson (2:40) -- The peat-bog soldiers / anonymous ; arr. Hanns Eisler (2:25) -- The four insurgent generals / 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 wallls / Modest Musorgsky (3:30) -- Folk songs. By n' by (2:26) ; Sometimes I feel like a motherless child (2:270 ; John Henry (2:27) -- Water boy / Avery Robinson (2:30) -- My curly headed baby / George H. Clutsam (2:44) -- Mah Lindy Lou / Lily Strickland -- Wagon wheels / Peter Derose (2:42) -- The house I live in / Earl Robinson (3:08) -- I still suits me / Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern (2:32) -- Sylvia / Oley Speaks (2:06) -- Ol' man river / Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern (3:09) -- It ain't necessarily so / George Gershwin (2:39)
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
Other control number
074646322321
Other physical details
digital, mono.
Publisher number
  • MHK 63223
  • 01-063223-10
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
446340
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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