WorldCat Identities

Brown, Lawrence 1893-1972

Overview
Works: 162 works in 392 publications in 4 languages and 4,276 library holdings
Genres: Spirituals (Songs)  Music  Songs  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Folk songs  Folk music  Scores  Notated music  Popular music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Singer, Author, Adapter, pf=, Composer
Classifications: M1670, 784.756
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lawrence Brown
The Books of American Negro spirituals : including The book of American Negro spirituals and the second book of Negro spirituals by James Weldon Johnson( )

40 editions published between 1925 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of free men by Paul Robeson( )

17 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of American Negro spirituals by James Weldon Johnson( )

21 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In two elegant and masterly prefaces, James Weldon Johnson discusses the origin and history of more than 120 of the most significant spirituals known. Favorites like "Swing Low Sweet Chariot," "Deep River," and "Go Down, Moses" are arranged for voice and piano by his brother, J. Rosamond Johnson, and considered within their African tradition
The books of American negro spirituals : including The book of American negro spirituals and the second book of negro spirituals by James Weldon Johnson( Book )

25 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power and the glory by Paul Robeson( Recording )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Robeson by Paul Robeson( Recording )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Robeson : a speech recorded in 1957, giving a clear example of his power as a political activist
The odyssey of Paul Robeson by Paul Robeson( Recording )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soundscapes : exploring music in a changing world by Kay Kaufman Shelemay( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of my people by Paul Robeson( Recording )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonesome road by Paul Robeson( Recording )

9 editions published in 1984 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ol' Man River : his 25 greatest 1925-1938 by Paul Robeson( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Paul Robeson by Paul Robeson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirituals and A Robeson recital of popular favorites by Paul Robeson( Recording )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs for free men by Paul Robeson( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in Miscellaneous languages and English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All selections recorded in New York City between 1940-1945
Spirituals; five negro songs [for voice and piano] by Lawrence Brown( )

2 editions published in 1923 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro folk songs by Lawrence Brown( )

2 editions published in 1930 in Undetermined and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swing low, sweet chariot by H. T Burleigh( Recording )

6 editions published between 1915 and 1937 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bass vocal solo, with piano
The books of American Negro spirituals, including The book of American Negro spirituals and the second book of Negro spirituals by James Weldon Johnson( Book )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirituals by Paul Robeson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1945 and 1948 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Side by side by Duke Ellington( Recording )

and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Books of American Negro spirituals : including The book of American Negro spirituals and the second book of Negro spirituals The books of American negro spirituals : including The book of American negro spirituals and the second book of negro spirituals
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Alternative Names
Brown L.

Brown Laurence

Brown Lawrence Benjamin

Lawrence Benjamin Brown Amerikaans componist (1893-1972)

Lawrence Brown

Браун Л.

Браун Лоуренс

لورانس براون

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