Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, stereo. ; 12 in. | Track from the LP "Live at the Apollo." (Source Note). 2 minutes (Extent). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Mca Records - Mighty Clouds of Joy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1972
  • Sometimes I feel like a motherless child Negro spiritual

    vocal score | 1 score (5 p.) ; 27 cm. | arr. for women's voices by H.T. Burleigh. (Statement Of Responsibility). For chorus (SSA) with piano. Caption title. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: G. Ricordi - Burleigh, H. T. (Harry Thacker) - Burleigh, H. T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Woman's prayer

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: C. J. Whitney & Co. - McChesney, M. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1875

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  • Amazing grace

    compact disc | 2 sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in. | Recorded on Feb. 27, 1963 at Universal Studios, Chicago (Date). disc01_tr008 from box set "Sam Cooke's SAR Records Story" (Source Note). "Amazing Grace" arranged by Sam Cooke. Published by ABKCO Music, Inc. Performed by The Soul Stirrers. Courtesy of ABKCO Records, www.abkco.com. (Copyright Notice). Compact Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Sar Records - Cooke, Sam - The Soul Stirrers - Outler, Jimmie
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1994
  • Bible stories

    Instrumental parts | 20 p., 10 3/4 x 7 in/ | Parts: piano, 1st and 2nd violins, viola, cello, bass, flute, B-flat clarinet, trombone, drums, B-flat cornet. (Content). Copyright MCMV by M. Witmark & Sons NY. (Copyright). 9 blank pages. "Vocal Orch." no vocal part supplied Instrumental Parts (Form).

    • Contributor: M. Witmark & Sons - Johns, Al
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • The popular refrain of Glory, hallelujah

    sheet music | 4 p. | "As sung by the Federal volunteers throughout the union." Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co.
    • Original Format: Notated Music

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  • While shepherds watched Christmas carol

    vocal score | 1 close score ([2] p.) ; 27 cm. | G.W. Chadwick. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus. Words by Nahum Tate. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: A.P. Schmidt - Chadwick, G. W. (George Whitefield) - Tate, Nahum - Chadwick, G. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1889

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  • O how amiable

    vocal score | 1 score (4 p.) ; 27 cm. | Dudley Buck. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with organ. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: T. Presser - Buck, Dudley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • God, that madest earth and heaven

    vocal score | 1 score ([5] p.) ; 24 cm. | Horatio Parker. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SATB chorus with organ. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: H. Parker - Parker, Horatio W. (Horatio William) - Parker, Horatio W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Baby's prayer

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: T. Harms & Co. - Norrie, James
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1888

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  • O little town of Bethlehem

    vocal score | 1 score (6 p.) ; 27 cm. | P.C. Lutkin. (Statement Of Responsibility). For alto solo, chorus (SATB) with piano. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: C. F. Summy Co. - Lutkin, Peter Christian
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • My mother's rosary

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1915/Mills Music Inc. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra. Coupling date: 3/27/1916. (Venue). With (reverse side): There's a long long trail / George Ballard and chorus. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Meyer, George W. - Van Brunt, Walter - Lewis, Sam L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • "Done Paid My Vow to the Lord" by R. Nathaniel Dett

    Article. Dett arranged Done Paid My Vow to the Lord for baritone or contralto solo, women voices, and piano in 1919. It was published that year by the John Church Company. The tune did not appear in his collection Religious Folk-Song of the Negro as Sung at the Hampton Institute (1927). Rather, the spiritual came from the collection of George Lake Imes, secretary of ...

  • God bless America

    sound recording | wav | Taken from cd entitled: "Ceremonial music." "God Bless America" by Irving Berlin © Copyright 1938, 1939 by Irving Berlin © Copyright Renewed 1965, 1966 by Irving Berlin © Copyright Assigned the Trustees of the God Bless America Fund International Copyright Secured. All Rights Reserved. Reprinted by Permission. (Copyright Notice). 30 second (Extent). Due to copyright restrictions, only excerpts from ...

    • Contributor: U. S. Air Force Band - Berlin, Irving - Villanueva, Msgt Jari - United States Air Force Concert Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Jewett

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. ; 10 in. | Recorded c. January 1929 (Date). from the private collection of Matt Barton (Source Note). Courtesy of Fantasy Records, 2600 10th Street, Berkeley, CA 94710. (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - J.T. Allison's Sacred Harp Singers
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1929
  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, stereo. ; 12 in. | Track from the LP "Family Circle" (Source Note). 2 minutes (Extent). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Peacock Records - Mighty Clouds of Joy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1972
  • Christ the pilgrim

    sheet music | 1 score | Adapted by U. C. Burnap. Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson Co. - Blumenthal, Jacques
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1884

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  • [ Okeh Race Records Form No. 2566]

    12p., 7 in. x 5 in. | This catalog lists Tomlin's version of "Amazing Grace" on page 7. (Content).

    • Contributor: Okeh Phonograph Corporation
    • Original Format: Notated Music

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  • There's a meeting here tonight negro spititual for three-part chorus of women's voices with accompaniment

    vocal score | 1 score (11 p.) ; 28 cm. | [adaptations of original melodies by] R. Nathaniel Dett. (Statement Of Responsibility). For SSA chorus with piano. Caption title. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Vocal Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: J. Church - Dett, R. Nathaniel
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Amazing grace (used to be her favorite song)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, stereo. ; 7 in. | Publisher: Fourth Floor Music, Inc. (ASCAP) ABC-12142-A. Mx: 45-14859-S (Source Note). 2 minutes (Extent). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Abc Records - Amazing Rhythm Aces - Smith, H. R. - Burton, Barry "Byrd"
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1975

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  • Sweet home

    Hymnal. Book. 1 p., 5 x 9 in. | Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1852, by L. Swormstedt & A. Poe, In the Cleck's office in the District Court of the United States for the District of Ohio. (Copyright). Full title of book, "Deutsches Choralbuch : Eine Sammlung von deutschen und engishen kirchenmelodien, nebst einer Unweifung fur Erlernung der Vokalmusik." ...

    • Contributor: L. Swormstedt & A. Poe - Wakefield, Von S. - Bishop, Henry Rowley
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1852
  • Sacred songs and solos

    Hymnal. print | unpaged. | Only 2 pages digitized (1 digital image). (Digital Conversion). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Morgan & Scott Ld. - Sankey, Ira D. - Sankey, Ira David
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1877
  • Fear not ye, O Israel!

    sheet music | 1 score | Lyrics from the book of Jeremiah chapter 31. Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: G. Schirmer - Buck, Dudley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1889

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  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. ; 10 in. | "Sister Rosetta Tharpe with Lottie Henry and the Rosettes" (Performers). "Sacred Singing with Organ Accompaniment" (Performers). 2 minutes (Extent). 2 minutes (Extent). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Decca - Tharpe, Sister Rosetta - Henry, Lottie - Rosettes
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1950

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  • Praise ye

    Religious, Opera. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:37 | Vocal (Category). Mixed vocal trio, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Schubert Trio - Giuseppe Verdi
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1906-06-12