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The Resource Stan Freberg presents The United States of America, words and music by Stan Freberg, (sound recording)

Stan Freberg presents The United States of America, words and music by Stan Freberg, (sound recording)

Label
Stan Freberg presents The United States of America
Title
Stan Freberg presents The United States of America
Statement of responsibility
words and music by Stan Freberg
Title variation
United States of America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
IL2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freberg, Stan
Form of composition
musical revues and comedies
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Paul Frees, narrator, vol. 1; Corey Burton, narrator, vol. 2 ; various soloists ; music arranged and conducted by Billy May
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musicals
  • American wit and humor
  • United States
Label
Stan Freberg presents The United States of America, words and music by Stan Freberg, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Some information has been taken from an external source
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Vol. 1. The early years. Overture -- Columbus discovers America ; "It's a round, round world" -- Pilgrim's progress ; "Take an Indian to lunch" -- The Thanksgiving story (under the double turkey) -- The sale of Manhattan ; "Top hat, white feather, and tails" -- The Boston tea party -- Declaration of independence ; "A man can't be too careful what he signs these days" -- The midnight ride of Paul Revere -- Betsy Ross and the flag ; "Everybody wants to be an art director" -- The discovery of electricity -- Washington crosses the Delaware (command decision) -- Yankee Doodle go home (spirit of '76) -- The battle of Yorktown -- Finale ; "So long, friend--"
  • Vol. 2. The middle years. Intro & overture -- Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne: the first advertising agency (part 1) ; "Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne" -- Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne (part 2) ; "America! America!" -- Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne (part 3) -- Rumplemeyer's horseshoes: the Francis Scott Key story ; "Rumplemeyer's horseshoes" -- Stephen Foster, beloved songwriter -- Samuel F.B. Morse sends the first telegram -- Abe Lincoln in analysis ; "Show folk" -- Abe Lincoln at home in the White House -- Barbara Frietchie, martyr of the year ; "Shoot if you must" -- Lincoln at Shilow, with General Grant ; "As long as you're up"/"A sober life's a hard life" -- The Appomattox courthouse bar & grill ; "There'll never be another war" -- Custer's last stand -- Alexander Graham Bell and the first phone call -- Thomas Edison invents the light bulb! The phonograph! (part 1) ; "Perseverance" -- Thomas Edison invents the light bulb! The phonograph! (part 2) ; "Planned obsolescence" -- The Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk ; "Perseverance" (reprise) -- The sinking of the Lusitania -- Two tin pan alley songwriters ; "U-boat"/"The guns of August" ; "Hello, peace, hello" ; "There'll never be another war" (reprise) -- Finale ; "America! America! (reprise)
Control code
ocm35369221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Music CD.
Extent
2 audio discs (126 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781568267159
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
781.826 F87A [VOLS. 1&2] ; XX-MD; ; 2CD 1AW ; M02 ; 0906 ; pjb.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • R2 72476
  • 72438 18417-23
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35369221
  • (Sirsi) o35369221
  • (Sirsi)992754
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Stan Freberg presents The United States of America, words and music by Stan Freberg, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Some information has been taken from an external source
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Vol. 1. The early years. Overture -- Columbus discovers America ; "It's a round, round world" -- Pilgrim's progress ; "Take an Indian to lunch" -- The Thanksgiving story (under the double turkey) -- The sale of Manhattan ; "Top hat, white feather, and tails" -- The Boston tea party -- Declaration of independence ; "A man can't be too careful what he signs these days" -- The midnight ride of Paul Revere -- Betsy Ross and the flag ; "Everybody wants to be an art director" -- The discovery of electricity -- Washington crosses the Delaware (command decision) -- Yankee Doodle go home (spirit of '76) -- The battle of Yorktown -- Finale ; "So long, friend--"
  • Vol. 2. The middle years. Intro & overture -- Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne: the first advertising agency (part 1) ; "Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne" -- Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne (part 2) ; "America! America!" -- Madison, Jefferson, Franklin & Osbourne (part 3) -- Rumplemeyer's horseshoes: the Francis Scott Key story ; "Rumplemeyer's horseshoes" -- Stephen Foster, beloved songwriter -- Samuel F.B. Morse sends the first telegram -- Abe Lincoln in analysis ; "Show folk" -- Abe Lincoln at home in the White House -- Barbara Frietchie, martyr of the year ; "Shoot if you must" -- Lincoln at Shilow, with General Grant ; "As long as you're up"/"A sober life's a hard life" -- The Appomattox courthouse bar & grill ; "There'll never be another war" -- Custer's last stand -- Alexander Graham Bell and the first phone call -- Thomas Edison invents the light bulb! The phonograph! (part 1) ; "Perseverance" -- Thomas Edison invents the light bulb! The phonograph! (part 2) ; "Planned obsolescence" -- The Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk ; "Perseverance" (reprise) -- The sinking of the Lusitania -- Two tin pan alley songwriters ; "U-boat"/"The guns of August" ; "Hello, peace, hello" ; "There'll never be another war" (reprise) -- Finale ; "America! America! (reprise)
Control code
ocm35369221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Music CD.
Extent
2 audio discs (126 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781568267159
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
781.826 F87A [VOLS. 1&2] ; XX-MD; ; 2CD 1AW ; M02 ; 0906 ; pjb.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • R2 72476
  • 72438 18417-23
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o35369221
  • (Sirsi) o35369221
  • (Sirsi)992754
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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