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Stephen Foster Song Book / Robert Shaw Chorale


Release Date: 05/11/1993 
Label:  Rca Victor Living Stereo Catalog #: 61253   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Stephen FosterFritz KreislerTraditional
Performer:  Grant WilliamsJohn CaliThomas PyleLouise Natale,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Selections recorded 1958 and 1961. Selections recorded 1958 and 1961. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Beautiful dreamer by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Grant Williams (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
2.
My old Kentucky home, good night by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
3.
Oh! Susanna by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
4.
Nelly Bly by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
5.
Steal away by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
6.
Camptown races by Stephen Foster
Performer:  John Cali (Guitar), John Cali (Banjo)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1850; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
7.
Ring de banjo by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
8.
Gentle Annie by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
9.
Way Down in Ca-i-ro by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
10.
Old black Joe by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
11.
Dolcy Jones by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Grant Williams (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
12.
Thou art the queen of my song by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Thomas Pyle (Baritone)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
13.
Old folks at home by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Grant Williams (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
14.
Come where my love lies dreaming by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Louise Natale (Soprano)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1855; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
15.
Gentle Lena Clare by Stephen Foster
Performer:  James Wainner (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
16.
Some folks by Stephen Foster
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1855; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
17.
Laura Lee by Stephen Foster
Performer:  Grant Williams (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
18.
Nobody knows the trouble I've seen by Traditional
Performer:  Florence Kopleff (Alto)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
19.
I want to die easy by Traditional
Performer:  Clayton Krehbiel (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Written: USA 
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 
20.
Dere's no hiddin' place by Traditional
Performer:  Grant Williams (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Shaw Chorale
Notes: Arranged: Alice Parker and Robert Shaw 

Sound Samples

Ring, ring de Banjo
Beautiful Dreamer
Gentle Annie
Way Down in Ca-i-ro
My Old Kentucky Home, Good Night!
Old Black Joe
Dolcy Jones
Thou Art the Queen of My Song
Old Folks at Home
Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming
Oh! Susanna
Gentle Lena Clare
Nelly Bly
Some Folks
Laura Lee
Camptown Races
Steal Away
Nobody Knows (Duh Trouble I See)
I Want to Die Easy
Dere's No Hidin' Place

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 For Lovers of Stephen Foster Songs August 13, 2013 By Gert S. (Georgetown, TX) See All My Reviews "I love the old songs that I used to hear in my youth....This CD has a very nice collection of many of Stephen Foster's songs." Report Abuse
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