Voice of America brings you Tom Scott, the American Troubadour, or Songs that helped build America: Folk songs of America no. 7Additional title: Folk songs of America no. 7Additional title: Songs that helped build AmericaAdditional title: El-a-noyAdditional title: John RandallAdditional title: Lord RandallAdditional title: Tom Scott audio collectionAdditional title: American Troubadour (Radio program)Additional title: Shenandoah (Song)
NamesScott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Arranger)Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Narrator)Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Performer)Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 (Conductor)Scott, Tom, 1912-1961 (Commentator)Brand, Oscar (Performer)Foss, Lukas, 1922-2009 (Performer)MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982 (Author)Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990 (Composer)Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 (Author)New York Philharmonic (Performer)Voice of America (Organization) (Organizer)
Tom Scott audio collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1951-02-24Date Created: 1950-02-22
Table of ContentsShenandoah ; [Opening remarks] (Unidentified VOA host) -- El-a-noy -- Ars poetica / Archibald MacLeish -- John Randall [Lord Randall] -- Colloquy for the states / Archibald MacLeish -- [Excerpt] Fall of the city, a radio play / Archibald MacLeish ; [Excerpt] The age of anxiety (Symphony no. 2): The dirge ; Epilogue / Leonard Bernstein -- Shenandoah (Reprise) ; [Closing remarks] (Unidentified VOA host) [ends abruptly]
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LJ-16 11645
TopicsRadio programs, MusicalSymphoniesSongs (Low voice) with guitarSongs (High voice)Oral interpretation of poetryRadio playsFolk songs, EnglishBanjo music
GenresRadio programsRadio playsExcerptsMusic
NotesTitles from original audio disc label and audio."011; U.S. Dept. of State International Information; International Broadcasting Division; 2/24/51; Trans script print 7 53(?) R3; END-2506; 14:11"--From original audio disc label.Audio on side 1 only.Performers: Tom Scott, vocals and guitar (1st, 4th, and 8th works), narrator (3rd, 5th-6th works), arranger and commentator (all works) ; Oscar Brand, vocals and banjo (2nd work) ; [Lukas Foss, piano (7th work) ; Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra of New York (7th work) ; Leonard Bernstein, conductor (7th work)] ; [featuring unidentified VOA host]Venue: Broadcast [Voice of America], Department of State, [Washington, D. C.] 1951 February 24 (original radio broadcast); Recorded Columbia Records's 30th Street Studio, New York, New York 1950 February 22 (7th work only).Acquisition: Separated from; Music Division, Tom Scott papers, 1912-1970 (bulk 1942-1960); JPB 12-08.Acquisition: Gift; Susanna Scott; 2011.
Physical DescriptionAudio discExtent: 1 audio disc (14 min., 41 sec.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, aluminum-based lacquer, mono ; 16 in.
DescriptionAmerican Troubadour Tom Scott shares writings by Archibald MacLeish.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 947119747NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20945314Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f9901610-0c21-0135-2994-35f4aa2a91fe
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