Robeson - The Very Best Of - CD


 

£4.25

ALC1256
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Recordings by the great American bass & civil rights activist Paul Robeson from the 1920s-50s. Alto reissue, 2014.

All God’s Chillun Got Wings - Trad.arr.Johnson

All Through the Night - Trad. arr. Somervell

Canoe Song [Sanders of the River] - Spoliansky & Wimperis

Deep River - Trad. arr. Burleigh

Down de Lovers' Lane - Trad. arr.Love

I’ll Walk Beside You - Murray

It Ain’t Necessarily So [Porgy & Bess] - Gershwin

Joe Hill – Robinson & Hayes

Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho - Trad.

Just a'Wearyin' for You – Jacobs & Bond

Land of My Fathers - James arr.Love

Lazybones - Carmichael & Mercer

Lonesome Road - Shilkret & Austin

Ma Curly-Headed Baby - Clutsam

Mighty Lak’ a Rose – Nevin & Stanton

Ol’ Man River & Duet: I Still Suits Me [Showboat] - Kern

Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) - Foster

Riddle Song, The – Trad. arr.Love

River Stay Away from My Door – Dixon & Woods

Rockin’ Chair - Carmichael

Shenandoah - Trad.arr.Henry

Shortnin’ Bread – Wolfe & Wood

Skye Boat Song - Trad. arr. Lawson

Some Enchanted Evening [South Pacific] Rodgers

Song of the Volga Boatmen - Trad.

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - Trad.arr.Brown

Water Boy - Trad.arr.Robinson

When it’s Sleepy Time Down South – Rene & Muse