WorldCat Identities

Brown, Lawrence 1893-1972

Overview
Works: 150 works in 423 publications in 4 languages and 4,507 library holdings
Genres: Spirituals (Songs)  Music  Songs  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music)  Folk songs  Folk music  Scores  Notated music  Popular music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Singer, Arranger, Author, pf=, Adapter, Composer, Contributor
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( )

45 editions published between 1925 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of free men by Paul Robeson( )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 854 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 586 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 )

29 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Robeson by Paul Robeson( Recording )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The odyssey of Paul Robeson by Paul Robeson( Recording )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 100 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

A lonesome road by Paul Robeson( Recording )

10 editions published in 1984 in 3 languages and held by 67 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 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Paul Robeson by Paul Robeson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 57 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 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All selections recorded in New York City between 1940-1945
Swing low, sweet chariot by Paul Robeson( Recording )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bass vocal solo, with piano
Spirituals by Paul Robeson( Recording )

6 editions published between 1945 and 1948 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly little secrets : it's a killer game( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his younger brother, a healthy star athlete, dies suddenly of a steroid overdose, Cole Chamberlain knows something is terribly wrong. Convinced it was murder, Cole dedicates himself to avenging his brohter's death by finding the killer
Side by side by Duke Ellington( Recording )

and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirituals : original recordings 1925-1936 by Paul Robeson( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I'm true to you by Rex Stewart( Recording )

4 editions published in 1944 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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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The book of American Negro spiritualsThe books of American negro spirituals : including The book of American negro spirituals and the second book of negro spirituals
Alternative Names
Brown L.

Brown Laurence

Brown Lawrence Benjamin

Lawrence Benjamin Brown Amerikaans componist (1893-1972)

Lawrence Brown

Браун Л.

Браун Лоуренс

لورانس بنجامين براون

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