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Fi-yer! A Century Of African-american Song / Brown, Sears


Release Date: 03/23/1999 
Label:  Albany Records   Catalog #: 329   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  R. Nathaniel Dett
Performer:  William BrownAnn Sears
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Includes song(s) by Roland Hayes, Thomas Greene Bethune, Florence Beatrice Price, Henry Thacker Burleigh, R. Nathaniel Dett, Hall Johnson, Will Marion Cook, John Boone, John Wesley Work Jr., William Grant Still, Margaret Bonds. Soloists: William Brown (tenor), Ann Sears. Includes song(s) by Roland Hayes, Thomas Greene Bethune, Florence Beatrice Price, Henry Thacker Burleigh, R. Nathaniel Dett, Hall Johnson, Will Marion Cook, John Boone, John Wesley Work Jr., William Grant Still, Margaret Bonds. Soloists: William Brown (tenor), Ann Sears. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Song(s) by R. Nathaniel Dett
Performer:  William Brown (Tenor), Ann Sears (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 

Sound Samples

Ezekiel Saw de Wheel
That Welcome Day
Night
Sleep, L'il Chile, Go Sleep!
I'm A-trav'ling to the Grave
Sister Mary had-a but one child
Po Mo'ner Got a Home at Las: Po' Mo'ner Got a Home at Las'
Ride on, Jesus
An Explanation
Wid de Moon, Moon, Moon
War shill we go when de great day comes
By the Pool at the Third Rosses
Soliloquy
The Breath of a Rose
3 Dream Portraits: No. 1. Minstrel Man
3 Dream Portraits: No. 2. Dream Variation
3 Dream Portraits: No. 3. I, Too
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