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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
Contributor
Arranger of music
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Librettist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • rus
  • spa
  • eng
Related
Member of
Has edition
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
JFN
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Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
Credits note
The 18th-25th works arrg. by Normand Lockwood
Date of event
  • 1942 January 27; 1942 January 30; and 1942 February 2
  • 1945 December 28
  • 1947 November 7-8
Dewey number
783.89
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bass-baritone voice
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
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2
Other event information
  • recorded in
  • recorded in
  • recorded in
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  • orchestra
  • bass-baritone voice
  • piano
PerformerNote
Paul Robeson, bass-baritone ; with: Lawrence Brown, piano (1st-17th works) ; Columbia Concert Orchestra, Emanuel Balaban, conductor (18th-25th works)
Place of event
  • New York, New York,
  • New York, New York,
  • New York, New York,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1976
  • 1906-2002
  • 1866-1949
  • 1898-1962
  • 1898-1974
  • 1888-1970
  • 1895-1960
  • 1893-1972
  • 1895-1973
  • 1910-1982
  • 1909-1978
  • 1809-1847
  • 1910-1991
  • 1900-1955
  • 1864-1956
  • 1839-1881
  • 1878-1965
  • 1866-1951
  • 1887-1958
  • 1900-1953
  • 1885-1945
  • 1874-1948
  • 1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robeson, Paul
  • Lockwood, Normand
  • Burleigh, H. T.
  • Eisler, Hanns
  • Knipper, Lev
  • Johnson, Hall
  • Hammerstein, Oscar
  • Brown, Lawrence
  • Balaban, Emanuel
  • Engel, Lehman
  • Dzerzhinskiĭ, Ivan
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
  • Blitzstein, Marc
  • Robinson, Earl
  • Dunaevskiĭ, Isaak Osipovich
  • Grechaninov, Aleksandr Tikhonovich
  • Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich
  • Robinson, Avery
  • Clutsam, George H.
  • Strickland, Lily
  • De Rose, Peter
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Speaks, Oley
  • Gershwin, George
  • Columbia Concert Orchestra
Series statement
Masterworks heritage vocal series
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  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Songs (Low voice) with orchestra
  • Popular music
  • Folk songs
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Political ballads and songs
  • Operas
  • Oratorios
  • Musicals
  • Folk songs
  • Musicals
  • Operas
  • Oratorios
  • Political ballads and songs
  • Popular music
  • Songs (Low voice) with orchestra
  • Songs (Low voice) with piano
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • United States
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men, Paul Robeson
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Songs, spirituals, popular songs and excerpts from operas and oratorios, in part arrangements, for bass-baritone with piano or orchestra accompaniment
  • Title from disc label
  • The 18th-25th works arranged by Normand Lockwood
  • 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 pages : illustrations) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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.
  • Balm in Gilead
  • The purest kind of guy :
  • (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.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (69 min., 46 sec.)
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
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
074646322321
Publisher number
  • MHK 63223
  • M 534
  • ML 4105
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38314347
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Songs of free men, Paul Robeson
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Songs, spirituals, popular songs and excerpts from operas and oratorios, in part arrangements, for bass-baritone with piano or orchestra accompaniment
  • Title from disc label
  • The 18th-25th works arranged by Normand Lockwood
  • 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 pages : illustrations) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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.
  • Balm in Gilead
  • The purest kind of guy :
  • (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.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (69 min., 46 sec.)
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
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
074646322321
Publisher number
  • MHK 63223
  • M 534
  • ML 4105
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)38314347
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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