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Skyward my people rose

Title
Skyward my people rose / music of William Grant Still.
Author
Still, William Grant, 1895-1978.
Publication
Omaha, NE : Clarion ; Minneapolis, MN : Vocalessence, [2004], ℗2004.

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Additional Authors
  • Warfield, William
  • Williams, Yolanda
  • Harris, Hilda, 1930-
  • Brunelle, Philip, 1943-
  • Still, William Grant, 1895-1978.
  • Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864.
  • Leigh Morris Chorale, performer. http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/prf
  • VocalEssence (Musical group), performer. http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/prf
Description
1 audio disc : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Series Statement
  • Vocalessence Witness
  • VocalEssence (Musical group). Witness.
Uniform Title
Works. Selections
Alternative Title
Works.
Subjects
Note
  • The 1st work for soprano, chorus and orchestra; the 2nd for unacc. chorus (harmonized by Still, arr. by Dana Paul Pena); the 3rd for mezzo-soprano, narrator, 2 choruses and orchestra; the 4th for orchestra; the 5th-6th for organ.
  • Originally released as Collins Classics 14542: Witness. Vol. 2 : William Grant Still.
  • Compact disc.
  • Program notes and texts in English ([10] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in Minneapolis, MN, the organ works at Plymouth Congregational Church, Oct. 11, 1995, the remainder at Orchestra Hall, Aug. 23-25, 1995.
Language (note)
  • Vocal works sung in English.
Contents
Wailing woman (9:12) -- Swanee River (Old folks at home) / Stephen Foster (2:56) -- And they lynched him on a tree (18:04) -- Miss Sally\u0027s party (20:23) -- Reverie (3:56) -- Elegy (5:25).
LCCN
  • 2005568443
  • 040888090526
  • 00040888090526
OCLC
  • ocm55040695
  • 55040695
  • SCSB-5455016
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries