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God Bless America / Leontyne Price, Et Al


Release Date: 11/20/2001 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 63895   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Samuel Augustus WardIrving BerlinTraditionalGeorge William Warren,   ... 
Performer:  Leontyne Price
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian SingersNational Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
America the Beautiful by Samuel Augustus Ward
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
2.
Give me your tired, your poor by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
3.
America "My country, 'tis of thee" by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1831; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
4.
Shenandoah by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
5.
God of our fathers by George William Warren
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
6.
Battle Hymn of the Republic by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
7.
Blowin'in the Wind by Bob Dylan
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
8.
When Johnny comes marching home by Traditional
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
9.
God Bless America by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918/1938; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
10.
Lift Every Voice and Sing by John Rosamond Johnson
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
11.
Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott by Martin Luther
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Charles Gerhardt 
12.
The Star-spangled Banner by John Stafford Smith
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1814 
Date of Recording: 05/1982 
Venue:  Walthamstow Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranger: Charles Gerhardt. 

Sound Samples

America, the Beautiful
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor
America
Shenandoah
God Of Our Fathers
Battle Hymn of the Republic
Star-Spangled Banner
Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing
Blowin' In The Wind
When Johnny Comes Marching Home
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God
God Bless America

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