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The sounds of history : the making of a nation.

Author: Fredric MarchFlorence EldridgeCharles CollingwoodVirgil ThomsonWilliam BillingsAll authors
Publisher: New York : Time, Inc., ©1963.
Series: Life history of the United States., Supplement ;, Record 2, 1775 to 1789.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on LP : LP recording : Folk music : Hymns : Marches : Songs : Sonatas : English
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Genre/Form: History
Music
Sources
Songs and music
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
Music Type: Hymns; Folk music; Songs; Sonatas; Marches
All Authors / Contributors: Fredric March; Florence Eldridge; Charles Collingwood; Virgil Thomson; William Billings; Andrew Law; Johann Friedrich Peter; Francis Hopkinson; James Hewitt; Horatio Garnett; Philip Phile
OCLC Number: 9954697
Notes: Documents and music of the revolutionary period.
Vocal works sung in English.
Program notes by Virgil Thomson, and texts of selected vocal selections, on container.
Music of the revolutionary period (The white cockade -- Chester / William Billings -- Johnny has gone for a soldier -- American hero / Andrew Law -- Corn cobs, or Yankee notions). Salon music (Lamentation over Boston / William Billings -- Waillie, waillie -- Quintet for 2 violins, 2 violas and violoncello / John Frederick Peter -- Toast to General Washington / Francis Hopkinson -- Battle of Trenton / James Hewitt). Music of the new nation (Ode to the Fourth of July / Horatio Garnett -- President's march / Philip Phile).
Performer(s): Frederic March and Florence Eldridge, narrators ; connective passages read by Charles Collingwood ; original music composed by Virgil Thomson ; various performers in the musical selections.
Description: 1 audio disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in.
Contents: Documents. Captain Amos Barrett's memoir --
Lt. John Barker's report --
John Adams to William Barrett --
Dr. Joseph Warren's statement --
Abigail Adams to John Adams --
Gen. Thomas Gage's report --Abigail Adams to John Adams --
Sgt. R--'s report --
John Adams to James Warren --
Declaration of Independence --
Tom Paine's "American Crisis" --
Sgt. R--'s report --
Surgeon Waldo's diary --
British officer's report --
George Washington to Henry Lee --
George Washington to John Jay --
Richard Henry Lee speech --
Franklin on the signing of the Constitution --
Preamble to the Constitution.
Series Title: Life history of the United States., Supplement ;, Record 2, 1775 to 1789.
Other Titles: Making of a nation.
White cockade.
Johnny has gone for a soldier.
Corn cobs.
Waillie, waillie.
Chester.
American hero.
Yankee notions.
Lamentation over Boston.
Toast to General Washington.
Battle of Trenton.
Ode to the Fourth of July.
President's march.

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