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The Resource Big man : [the legend of John Henry : a folk musical, with] music by Julian and Nat Adderley ; lyrics by Diane Lampert and Peter Farrow ; [book by Diane Lampert and George W. George, from material by Paul Avila Mayer, G.W. George, and Peter Farrow], (sound recording)

Big man : [the legend of John Henry : a folk musical, with] music by Julian and Nat Adderley ; lyrics by Diane Lampert and Peter Farrow ; [book by Diane Lampert and George W. George, from material by Paul Avila Mayer, G.W. George, and Peter Farrow], (sound recording)

Label
Big man : [the legend of John Henry : a folk musical
Title
Big man
Title remainder
[the legend of John Henry : a folk musical
Statement of responsibility
with] music by Julian and Nat Adderley ; lyrics by Diane Lampert and Peter Farrow ; [book by Diane Lampert and George W. George, from material by Paul Avila Mayer, G.W. George, and Peter Farrow]
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adderley, Cannonball
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Starring Joe Williams, Randy Crawford, and Robert Guillaume, with supporting singers, chorus and orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-2000
  • 1918-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adderley, Nat
  • Williams, Joe
  • Crawford, Randy
  • Guillaume, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musicals
  • Henry, John
Label
Big man : [the legend of John Henry : a folk musical, with] music by Julian and Nat Adderley ; lyrics by Diane Lampert and Peter Farrow ; [book by Diane Lampert and George W. George, from material by Paul Avila Mayer, G.W. George, and Peter Farrow], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container; automatic sequence
  • Program notes, in part by D. Lampert, and libretto ([15] p.) bound in and printed on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture -- Anybody need a big man -- Who bend the rainbow --Forty more miles to go ; Rouster's chant -- Ten mile of mountain -- Recitative ; Who up in heaven -- Dialogue -- Gonna give lovin' a try -- The broomstick song -- Next year in Jerusalem -- Dialogue -- Stayin' place --Dialogue -- A new star risin' -- The streamdrill race -- Anybody need a big man -- Grind your own coffee -- Anybody need a big man ; Dialogue -- Hundred an' one year ; M'ria -- River -- A new star risin' -- Dialogue -- Hundred an' one year ; M'ria -- Recitative ; Born black -- Dialogue -- Poundin' -- Dialogue --The steamdrill race -- We saved -- Jesus where you now? -- If I was Jehovah -- On his bones
Control code
2801857
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
76760446
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the George Salisbury Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
F 79006
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Big man : [the legend of John Henry : a folk musical, with] music by Julian and Nat Adderley ; lyrics by Diane Lampert and Peter Farrow ; [book by Diane Lampert and George W. George, from material by Paul Avila Mayer, G.W. George, and Peter Farrow], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In container; automatic sequence
  • Program notes, in part by D. Lampert, and libretto ([15] p.) bound in and printed on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overture -- Anybody need a big man -- Who bend the rainbow --Forty more miles to go ; Rouster's chant -- Ten mile of mountain -- Recitative ; Who up in heaven -- Dialogue -- Gonna give lovin' a try -- The broomstick song -- Next year in Jerusalem -- Dialogue -- Stayin' place --Dialogue -- A new star risin' -- The streamdrill race -- Anybody need a big man -- Grind your own coffee -- Anybody need a big man ; Dialogue -- Hundred an' one year ; M'ria -- River -- A new star risin' -- Dialogue -- Hundred an' one year ; M'ria -- Recitative ; Born black -- Dialogue -- Poundin' -- Dialogue --The steamdrill race -- We saved -- Jesus where you now? -- If I was Jehovah -- On his bones
Control code
2801857
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
76760446
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the George Salisbury Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo.
Publisher number
F 79006
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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