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Sing out, sweet land

Sing out, sweet land

a musical biography of American song.

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Published by Baker"s Plays in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicals -- Librettos.

  • Edition Notes

    Libretto for an operetta.

    GenreLibrettos.
    ContributionsKerr, Walter, 1913-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML50.K475 S5 1949
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p.
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6116973M
    LC Control Number52017513
    OCLC/WorldCa2184904

    Sweet land of liberty, Of thee I sing; Land where my fathers died, Land of the pilgrim’s pride, By divine revelation, Joseph, between and , translated the Book of Mormon, from which he learned that God is in fact the author of our eager-beaver atheist” who “does not like Christianity” at all, “and is out to destroy it.   Check out Sing Out, Sweet Land! (Original Cast Recording) by Various artists on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on

    "America (My Country, 'Tis of Thee)" is an American patriotic song, the lyrics of which were written by Samuel Francis Smith. The melody used is the same as that of the national anthem of the United Kingdom, "God Save the Queen".The song served as one of the de facto national anthems of the United States (along with songs like "Hail, Columbia") before the adoption of "The Star-Spangled Banner.   "Sweet Land of Liberty" And this will be the day-this will be the day when all of God's children will be able to sing with new meaning: My country 'tis of thee, sweet land of liberty, of thee I sing.

    Directors Mr. Winford Logan of the speech department and Mr. Stuart J. Ling, of the music department have started rehearsals for Walter Kerr's "Sing Out, Sweet Land." Ron Austin and Dick Brubaker will be initiated into the national classics fraternity Eta Sigma Phi. Tai Joon Park received a honorary doctor of music degree from the College of Wooster on November   ‘Sweet Land’ Review: A Journey Through History In its ambitious, sprawling opera, staged across Los Angeles State Historic Park, The Industry explores a troubled colonial past.


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Opening in late December, and running performances, "Sing Out, Sweet Land!" was a review of folk music over the history of the country. This is a highlights album with members of the original Broadway cast released in as a set of sic 10 inch 78 rpm records and is probably very incomplete, but was expensive to buy for the period/5(4).

Sing Out, Sweet Land (Original, Musical, Revue, Broadway) opened in New York City and played through The 'Sing Out, Sweet Land!' Original Broadway Cast Recording featuring Alfred Drake and Burl Ives makes it's debut on CD.

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'Sing Out, Sweet Land!' opened at Broadway's International Theatre on December 27th and ran for ted by the Theatre Guild as "A Salute to American Folk and Popular Music", the production starred Alfred Drake, Burl Ives, Juanita Hall, Bibi Osterwald, and Alma d by critics as a "captivating cavalcade of American folk music", 'Sing Out, Sweet Land!' had a.

The songs featured in 'Sing Out, Sweet Land!' were preserved on disc by Decca Records and the original cast recording was issued over a series of 78rpm records and later as a 10" LP album.

The 'Sing Out, Sweet Land!' Original Cast Recording featuring Alfred Drake and Burl Ives makes its debut on CD. The album is complemented by the Decca Records studio recording of the Kurt Weill and Arnold Sundgaard one-act folk opera 'Down In The Valley', featuring Alfred Drake and Jane Wilson.5/5(4).

Skelton reads off a few passages of the galley proof -- something about freedom and liberty -- and he hands it to Smothers with the verdict 'Print it.' Much as I admire John Wayne's sentiments in producing 'Sing Out, Sweet Land', I found this sequence extremely sententious and.

View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Sing Out, Sweet Land. on Discogs. Label: Decca - DL • Format: Vinyl LP, Mono • Country: US • Genre: Stage & Screen • Style: Musical.

Sing Out, Sweet Land. Featuring members of the Original New York Production "'Sing Out, Sweet Land" is a saga of American folk music--music which ranges from pioneer times to the present." The black label with silver print shown in the images indicates that this release is a reissue. Opening in late December, and running performances, "Sing Out, Sweet Land!" was a review of folk music over the history of the country.

This is a highlights album with members of the original Broadway cast released in as a set of sic 10 inch 78 rpm records and is probably very incomplete, but was expensive to buy for the period. Opening in late December, and running performances, "Sing Out, Sweet Land!" was a review of folk music over the history of the country.

This is a highlights album with members of the original Broadway cast released in as a set of sic 10 inch 78 rpm records and is probably very incomplete, but was expensive to buy for the period/5(4).

in and "Bloomer Girl," also in Although originally conceived by theater critic and author Walter Kerr for small venues with little scenery, "Sing Out, Sweet Land" is, as Kerr notes in the libretto, "A musical biography of American song," and it contains many folk songs, a few spirituals, and a.

With no dramatic content at all, Sing Out, Sweet Land. was a sort of pageant celebrating country and folk music, an Elie Siegmaster compilation of songs that he had collected while traveling the country. Their authorship mostly unknown, the songs include well-known pieces like “Frankie and Johnnie,” “Big Rock Candy Mountain,” “Casey.

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Genre/Form: Librettos: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sing out, sweet land. Boston, Baker's Plays [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Swing Out, Sweet Land (TV Movie ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Sing Out, Sweet Land. Broadway Musical Original.

Sing Out, Sweet Land. Broadway Musical Original. International Theatre Book. Direction of Book. Elie Siegmaster Special Music. Music Arrangements. Sing out, sweet land. Responsibility: [Book] by Walter Kerr.

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as his next show, with the stipulation that the Guild would then allow him to direct or act in a classic play.

Co-starring in Sing Out, Sweet Land. was Burl Ives, who had appeared in two Rodgers and Hart musicals, I Married an Angel and The Boys from Syracuse, but was already on his way to establishing himself as the. Had never heard of the book, the author, or the publisher, but I picked this sweet little copy of short stories up for $1.

The title, Sweet Land, and some of the story titles (various references to farming) suggested Weaver might write in the spirit of Wendell Berry, and I hoped this would prove true. While Weaver's style is less polished than Berry's and his characters not always /5(41).Swing Out, Sweet Land is a American TV special starring John was Wayne's first TV special and looked at the history of American settlement.LP SING OUT, SWEET LAND, Partially Original Cast, Drake, Burl Ives, Alma Kaye, Bibi Osterwald, Jack McCauley, Juanita Hall.

Decca black & silver label DLrecorded CRITIC REVIEWS: This American biography through song received rapturous acclaim when it opened on Broadway featuring Alfred Drake, Burl Ives and Juanita Hall. Only three performers appear throughout .