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Title Rose of Sharon : 100 years of American music, 1770-1870.

Publication Info. Arles : Harmonia Mundi, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    P COLL RS F85CD    Available
Description 1 audio disc (71 min., 45 sec.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 011145
Description performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
digital optical 1.4 m/s stereo rda
audio file CD audio rda
Note Compact disc.
Language The vocal works sung in English.
Note Title from disc label.
Performer Ensemble Phoenix Munich (Lydia Brotherton, soprano ; Deborah Rentz-Moore, mezzo-soprano ; Timothy Leigh Evans, tenor, drum ; Joel Frederiksen, bass, guitar ; Karen Walthinsen, violin ; Andreas Haas, flute ; Domen Marinčič, violoncello ; Axel Wolf, guitar) ; Joel Frederiksen, director.
Event Recorded 2010 May Reitstadel, Neumarkt, Oberpfalz, Germany.
Note Program notes by Joel Frederiksen and biographical note on the conductor in German with English and French translations and discography (31 pages : illustrations, portraits) inserted in container and English texts with German and French translations (39 pages) in supplemental booklet.
Contents Lay me low : Shaker spiritual (1:31) -- The battle for freedom. The morning trumpet / Benjamin Franklin White (3:17) ; He comes, the hero comes! / Henry Carey (1:55) ; The president's march / Philip Phile (1:26) ; The death of General Wolfe / America, 1790s ; arr. Joel Frederiksen (6:33) ; Jefferson and liberty : The gobby O / Ireland, 1780s (1:08) -- The father of American choral music. America (2:09) ; God is the king (9:12) ; I am the rose of Sharon (4:37) / William Billings -- Shape notes and singing schools. The gentleman soldier / England, 1907 (1:48) ; Tennessee harmony, 1818. Leander / text, Isaac Watts (1:37) ; Drumdelgie / Scotland, anonymous (1:01) ; Northfield / Jeremiah Ingalls (2:19) ; Captain Kidd / anonymous ; arranged Joel Frederiksen (1:33) ; Wondrous love / William Walker (4:35) -- Shaker spirituals. Come life, Shaker life (0:27) ; O love, sweet love (1:09) ; Now, my dear companions (1:14) ; Who will bow and bend like a willow (:59) ; My carnal life (1:04) ; Stubborn oak (1:07) ; Tis the gift to be simple (0:57) -- Music from the Civil War. The army of the free / text, Frank H. Norton (2:07) ; Maryland, my Maryland / text, James R. Randall (1:51) ; Lorena / J.P. Webster ; text, H.D.L. Webster (3:23) ; Dixie's land / Daniel D. Emmett (:39) ; Dance me a jig / Al Wood (1:46) -- Revival meetings and spirituals. Hard times come again no more / Stephen Collins Foster (4:14) ; Sinner man / traditional ; arranged Joel Frederiksen ; Hear, O Lord, when I cry / Massah M. Warner (1:42).
Summary Consists of music composed "between the American War of Independence (1775-83) and the Civil War (1861-1865)"--insert.
Subject Shakers -- Hymns.
Music -- United States -- 18th century.
Music -- United States -- 19th century.
Spirituals (Songs)
Shape-note singing -- United States.
Sacred vocal music -- United States.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble.
Hymns, English -- United States.
Folk music -- United States.
Folk songs -- United States.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Songs and music.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music.
Genre/Form Spirituals (Songs)
Folk music.
Folk songs.
Added Author Frederiksen, Joel, performer, conductor, arranger of music.
Container of (work): White, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1800-1879. Morning trumpet.
Container of (work): Carey, Henry, 1687?-1743. He comes, the hero comes!
Container of (work): Phile, Philip, -1793. President's march.
Container of (work): Billings, William, 1746-1800. New-England psalm-singer. America.
Container of (work): Billings, William, 1746-1800. Peace.
Container of (work): Billings, William, 1746-1800. Singing master's assistant. I am the rose of Sharon.
Container of (work): Ingalls, Jeremiah, 1764-1838. Northfield.
Container of (work): Walker, William, 1809-1875. Wondrous love.
Container of (work): Brackett, Joseph, 1797-1882. Simple gifts.
Container of (work): Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1875. Lorena.
Container of (expression): Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904. Dixie; arranged.
Container of (work): Wood, Al (Composer). Dance me a jig.
Container of (work): Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864. Hard times come again no more.
Container of (work): Warner, Massah M., 1836-1900. Hear, O Lord, when I cry.
Ensemble Phoenix Munich, performer.
Added Title 100 years of American music, 1770-1870
One hundred years of American music, 1770-1870
Note Subtitle on container: From the Revolutionary War to Civil War Songs (1770-1870)
Added Title Death of General Wolfe.
Jefferson and liberty.
Gobby O.
Gentleman soldier.
Tennessee harmony.
Captain Kidd.
Come life, Shaker life.
O love, sweet love.
Now, my dear companions.
Who will bow and bend like a willow.
My carnal life.
Stubborn oak.
Army of the free.
Maryland, my Maryland.
Sinner man.
Standard No. 794881984923
Music No. HMC 902085 Harmonia Mundi

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