Robeson, Paul - Voice of the People - CD


 

£4.25

RRC1056
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27 recordings by the great American bass & civil rights activist Paul Robeson from the 1920s-50s. Regis reissue, 2007.

Ol' Man River [Showboat] - Kern

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

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

Shortnin' Bread – Wolfe & Wood

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - Trad.arr.Brown

Lazybones - Carmichael & Mercer

All Through the Night - Trad. Welsh arr. Somervell

Land of My Fathers - James arr. Love

River Stay Away from My Door – Dixon & Woods

When It's Sleepy Time Down South – Rene & Muse

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

Congo Lullaby [Sanders of the River] - Spoliansky & Wimperis

I Still Suits Me [Showboat] - Kern

Lonesome Road - Shilkret & Austin

Rockin' Chair - Carmichael

Carry Me Back to Green Pastures - Pepper

Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) - Foster

Song of the Volga Boatmen - Trad. Russian

Joshua Fit' the Battle of Jericho - Trad.

Shenandoah - Trad.arr.Henry

Mighty Lak' a Rose – Nevin & Stanton

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

Water Boy - Trad.arr.Robinson

David of the White Rock - Trad. Welsh

Black Emperor, The (Song of Freedom) - Ansell

Ma Curly-Headed Baby - Clutsam

Deep River - Trad. arr. Burleigh