Tom Scott Singers performance ; music from "A stranger returns"

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Title
Tom Scott Singers performance ; music from "A stranger returns"
Additional title: Go down death
Additional title: I hear America singing
Additional title: I've been working on the railroad
Additional title: Boatmen's song
Additional title: Woodcutter's song
Additional title: Sunrise in my pocket
Additional title: Susanne
Additional title: Drunken sailor
Additional title: Shenandoah (Song)
Additional title: Stranger returns (Motion picture)
Names
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Composer)
Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Conductor)
Collection

Tom Scott audio collection

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1960 (Questionable)
Place: New York, NY
Table of Contents
Part 1: Shenandoah (0:00-2:23) [ends abruptly] / arranged by Tom Scott -- Go down death (2:28-7:17) / Tom Scott -- I hear America singing (7:23-13:05): I've been working on the railroad ; The boatmen's song ; The woodcutter's song (Sunrise in my pocket) ; Susanne ; Drunken sailor / folk songs arranged by Tom Scott. Part 2: Times Square event (from the 1956 motion picture "A stranger returns") (3:28) / Tom Scott.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LJ-12 6012
Topics
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices), Unaccompanied
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with instrumental ensemble
Folk songs -- United States
Songs (Medium voice) with guitar
Electronics with orchestra
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. I hear America singing
Motion picture music
Genres
Music
Demo recordings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: featuring music written and arranged by Tom Scott. Time [Times] Square event [from the motion picture "A stranger returns"],
Content: "Order B68039; Tom Scott Singers"--From original audio disc (Side 1). "Order B68039; Time Square events"--From original audio disc (Side 2)
Performers: Part 1: Tom Scott Singers ; Tom Scott, arranger, composer, conductor and narrator (Part 1: track 3) ; [Unidentified baritone and narrator] (Part 1: track 2) ; [Unindentified mezzo-soprano ; guitarist, banjo player and drummer] (Part 1: track 3). Part 2: electrical tape with orchestra.
Acquisition: Separated from; Music Division, Tom Scott papers, 1912-1970 (bulk 1942-1960); JPB 12-08.
Acquisition: Gift; Susanna Scott; 2011.
Physical Description
Audio disc
Extent: 1 audio disc (16 min., 33 sec.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, aluminum-based lacquer, mono ; 12 in.
Description
"I hear America singing" (Part 1, track 3) includes narration by the composer/arranger some of Walt Whitman's poem "I hear America singing".
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 946650652
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20940645
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cc8a15f0-98b1-0134-ff11-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Creator Born
  • 1960: Created
  • 1961: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Tom Scott Singers performance ; music from "A stranger returns"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1960. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cc8a15f0-98b1-0134-ff11-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Tom Scott Singers performance ; music from "A stranger returns"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cc8a15f0-98b1-0134-ff11-00505686a51c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1960). Tom Scott Singers performance ; music from "A stranger returns" Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cc8a15f0-98b1-0134-ff11-00505686a51c

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Tom Scott Singers performance ; music from "A stranger returns"