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The Resource The testament of freedom : a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson, Randall Thompson. Songs from "Drum taps" (poems by Walt Whitman) / Howard Hanson, (sound recording)

The testament of freedom : a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson, Randall Thompson. Songs from "Drum taps" (poems by Walt Whitman) / Howard Hanson, (sound recording)

Label
The testament of freedom : a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson
Title
The testament of freedom
Title remainder
a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson
Statement of responsibility
Randall Thompson. Songs from "Drum taps" (poems by Walt Whitman) / Howard Hanson
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
VLY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1984
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Randall
Form of composition
chorales
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
LC call number
M1538
LC item number
.T64
PerformerNote
Chorus of the Eastman School of Music; Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra; Howard Hanson, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1743-1826
  • 1819-1892
  • 1896-1981
  • 1896-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eastman School of Music
  • Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Meyers, David
  • Hanson, Howard
  • Hanson, Howard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
  • Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with orchestra
  • Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with orchestra
  • Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra
Label
The testament of freedom : a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson, Randall Thompson. Songs from "Drum taps" (poems by Walt Whitman) / Howard Hanson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously issued on Mercury MG40000
  • Program notes and texts in English on container
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
The God who gave us life, from A summary view of the rights of British America (1774)--We have counted the cost, and We fight not for glory, from Declaration of causes and necessity of taking up arms (July 6, 1775)--I shall not die without a hope, from Letter to John Adams, Monticello, Sept. 12, 1821
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • MG50073
  • MG40000
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
8 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16844877
  • (OCoLC)ocm16844877
Label
The testament of freedom : a setting of four passages from the writings of Thomas Jefferson, Randall Thompson. Songs from "Drum taps" (poems by Walt Whitman) / Howard Hanson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Previously issued on Mercury MG40000
  • Program notes and texts in English on container
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
The God who gave us life, from A summary view of the rights of British America (1774)--We have counted the cost, and We fight not for glory, from Declaration of causes and necessity of taking up arms (July 6, 1775)--I shall not die without a hope, from Letter to John Adams, Monticello, Sept. 12, 1821
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • MG50073
  • MG40000
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
8 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16844877
  • (OCoLC)ocm16844877

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