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The Resource Ballad for Americans, [lyrics by John] Latouche ; [music by Earl] Robinson. I hear America singing / [lyrics by Walt] Whitman ; [music by George] Kleinsinger, (sound recording)

Ballad for Americans, [lyrics by John] Latouche ; [music by Earl] Robinson. I hear America singing / [lyrics by Walt] Whitman ; [music by George] Kleinsinger, (sound recording)

Label
Ballad for Americans
Title
Ballad for Americans
Statement of responsibility
[lyrics by John] Latouche ; [music by Earl] Robinson. I hear America singing / [lyrics by Walt] Whitman ; [music by George] Kleinsinger
Title variation
I hear America singing
Creator
Contributor
Author
Composer
Conductor
Director
Lyricist
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
GZK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, Earl
Date time place
Recorded February 9, 1940 (1st work) and March 18, 1941 (2nd work)
Form of composition
cantatas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
1st work: Paul Robeson, bass-baritone ; American People's Chorus ; Victor Symphony Orchestra ; Nathaniel Shilkret, conductor. 2nd work: John Charles Thomas, baritone ; ILGWU Radio Chorus ; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra ; Nathaniel Shilkret, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1956
  • 1819-1892
  • 1898-1976
  • 1891-1960
  • 1889-1982
  • 1914-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Latouche, John
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Robeson, Paul
  • Thomas, John Charles
  • Shilkret, Nathaniel
  • Kleinsinger, George
  • American Peoples Chorus
  • International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union
  • RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Series statement
Victrola America historic recordings
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Cantatas, Secular
  • Patriotic music
Label
Ballad for Americans, [lyrics by John] Latouche ; [music by Earl] Robinson. I hear America singing / [lyrics by Walt] Whitman ; [music by George] Kleinsinger, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Durations: 10:17; 16:55
  • Program note by Harvey E. Phillips on 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
Control code
4118628
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
AVM1-1736
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Ballad for Americans, [lyrics by John] Latouche ; [music by Earl] Robinson. I hear America singing / [lyrics by Walt] Whitman ; [music by George] Kleinsinger, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Durations: 10:17; 16:55
  • Program note by Harvey E. Phillips on 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
Control code
4118628
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
AVM1-1736
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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