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Marian Anderson - A Portrait In Music

Anderson,Marian
Release Date: 05/25/2004 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4278  
Composer:  TraditionalRobert BurnsFranz Schubert
Performer:  Franz RuppMarian Anderson

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Marian Anderson’s performances from the two 1956 Festival of Music (Vol.2) telecasts, as well as her previously-unreleased appearance on the Ford 50th Anniversary Show are combined on this DVD with the previously-released documentary, Marian Anderson on Stage and at Home. The selections, all spirituals, include He’s got the whole World in His Hands, O What a Beautiful City, Poor Me, Heav’n, Heav’n, Roll, Jord’n, Roll. Marian Anderson’s performances from the two 1956 Festival of Music (Vol.2) telecasts, as well as her previously-unreleased appearance on the Ford 50th Anniversary Show are combined on this DVD with the previously-released documentary, Marian Anderson on Stage and at Home. The selections, all spirituals, include He’s got the whole World in His Hands, O What a Beautiful City, Poor Me, Heav’n, Heav’n, Roll, Jord’n, Roll. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
O what a beautiful city by Traditional
Performer:  Franz Rupp (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
2.
He's got the whole world in His hands by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Written: USA 
3.
Crucifixion by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
4.
Deep river by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Written: USA 
5.
Comin thro' the rye by Robert Burns
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto), Franz Rupp (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 18th Century; Scotland 
6.
Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Franz Rupp (Piano), Marian Anderson (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Poor me! by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Written: USA 
8.
Heav'n, heav'n by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Written: USA 
9.
Roll, Jerd'n Roll! by Traditional
Performer:  Marian Anderson (Alto)
Written: USA 

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