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Title Songs of the Civil War [sound recording] : [first recordings from original editions].

Imprint New York, NY : New World Records, [1987?], p1976.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MD 1860 SCW N02CD    DUE 11-04-21
Description 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Note "Recorded Anthology of American Music, Inc."
Compact disc.
Analog recording.
Program notes by Charles Hamm, chronology, bibliography, and discography (15 p.) inserted in container.
Contents I wish I was in Dixie's land / Dan D. Emmett (2:58) -- All quiet along the Potomac tonight / John Hill Hewitt (5:30) -- We are coming, Father Abra'am / Luther O. Emerson (4:13) -- Mother, is the battle over? / attrib. Benedict Roefs (3:14) -- Tenting on the old camp ground / Walter Kittredge (4:54) -- The drummer boy of Shiloh / William Shakespeare Hays (7:41) --Beauregard's retreat from Shiloh / Anon. (7:12) -- Jeff in petticoats / Henry Tucker (4:00) -- Weeping, sad and lonely / Henry Tucker (5:29) -- I'm a good old rebel / attrib. R. Bishop Buckley (1:53) -- When Johnny comes marching home / Louis Lambert (pseud. of Patrick S. Gilmore) (1:57) -- We are coming from the cotton fields / J.C. Wallace (4:11).
Performer Tony Randall, narrator (in the 7th work) ; Bonnie Hamilton, soprano ; John Aler, tenor ; Alan Baker, baritone ; Harmoneion Singers ; Lawrence Skrobacs, piano.
Event Recorded at Columbia Recording Studios, New York.
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music.
Added Author Randall, Tony. Narrator.
Hamilton, Bonnie. voc
Aler, John. voc
Baker, Alan, (Baritone. voc
Skrobacs, Lawrence. Instrumentalist.
Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904. Dixie's land. 1987.
Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890. All quiet along the Potomac tonight. 1987.
Emerson, L. O. (Luther Orlando), 1820-1915. We are coming, Father Abra'am. 1987.
Roefs, Benedict. Mother, is the battle over? 1987.
Kittredge, Walter, 1834-1905. Tenting on the old camp ground. 1987.
Hays, Will. S. (William Shakespeare), 1837-1907. Drummer boy of Shiloh. 1987.
Tucker, Henry, 1826?-1882. Jeff Davis in petticoats. 1987.
Tucker, Henry, 1826?-1882. When this cruel war is over. 1987.
Buckley, R. Bishop, 1826-1867. I'm a good old rebel. 1987.
Gilmore, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield), 1829-1892. When Johnny comes marching home. 1987.
Wallace, J. C. (John C.) We are coming from the cotton fields. 1987.
Harmoneion Singers. Performer.
Recorded Anthology of American Music, Inc.
Added Title Beauregard's retreat from Shiloh. 1987.
Music No. NW 202-2 New World Records

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