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Title Dreamer [electronic resource] : a portrait of Langston Hughes.

Imprint Franklin : Naxos American Classics, 2005.


Note Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Poems by Langston Hughes, in readings and musical settings.
Biographical notes on composers and performes in English ; bioagraphical notes on Langston Hughes in English, German, and French (8 p.) inserted.
Contents My people / Langston Hughes -- Heart on the wall: Heart / Robert Owens -- Shadow of the blues: Island / John Musto -- The weary blues / Hughes -- Shadow of the blues: Litany / John Musto -- Songs of separation: A black Pierrot / William Grant Still -- Beyond the rim of day: March moon / Hale Smith -- Negro / Hughes -- The negro speaks of rivers / Margaret Bonds -- Genius child: My people / Ricky Ian Gordon -- Song to the dark Virgin / Florence Price -- Evil / Hughes -- Joy / Howard Swanson -- Street scene: Lonely house / Kurt Weill -- Three dream portraits: Minstrel man / Margaret Bonds --Sunday morning prophecy / Hughes -- Fields of wonder: In time of silver rain / Harriette Davision -- Four songs of Langston Hughes: Carolina cabin / Jean Berger -- Madam and the census taker / Hughes -- Lovely, dark and lonely one / Harry T. Burleigh -- Sylverter's dying bed / Hughes -- Dreamer: Sandman ; Birth : Bound no'th blues ; To Artina ; Down where I am ; The dream weaver ; Bouquet / Erik Santos -- Still here / Hughes.
Performer Darryl Taylor, tenor ; Maria Corley, piano ; William Warfield, narrator ; with: Patricia Terry-Ross, harp.
Event Recorded July 23, 2001, studios of WFMT Radio, Chicago, Illionis and Dec. 18-21, 2001, Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Great Hall.
System Details Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 31891 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Read and sung in English.
Subject Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Musical settings.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
Added Author Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Poems. Selections.
Taylor, Darryl. Performer.
Warfield, William. Narrator.
Corley, Maria. Performer.
Terry-Ross, Patricia. Performer.
Owens, Robert, 1925- Heart on the wall. Heart.
Musto, John, 1954- Shadow of the blues. Island.
Musto, John, 1954- Shadow of the blues. Litany.
Still, William Grant, 1895-1978. Songs of separation. Black Pierrot.
Smith, Hale, 1925-2009- Beyond the rim of day. March moon.
Bonds, Margaret. Negro speaks of rivers.
Bonds, Margaret. Dream portraits. Minstrel man.
Gordon, Ricky Ian. Genius child. My people.
Price, Florence, 1887-1953. Song to the dark virgin.
Swanson, Howard, 1907-1978. Joy.
Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950. Street scene. Lonely house; arr.
Davison Watkins, Harriet, 1923-1978. Fields of wonder. In time of silver rain.
Berger, Jean, 1909-2002 Songs. (1951) Carolina cabin.
Burleigh, H. T. (Harry Thacker), 1866-1949. Lovely, dark and lonely one.
Santos, Erik. Dreamer.
OverDrive, Inc.
Added Title Portrait of Langston Hughes
Other Form: Compact disc version (OCoLC)50902261
ISBN (sound recording : OverDrive eMusic)
Music No. 8.559136 Naxos American Classics

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