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LIFT EVERY VOICE! Honoring the African American Musical Legacy

Harry Belafonte (vocal), Paul Robeson Jr. (vocal), Lawrence Brown (piano), Sweet Honey In The Rock, Mahalia Jackson (vocal), Mildred Falls (piano), Gary Pacheco (director), Lilton Mitchell (organ), Milt Hinton (bass), Miles Davis (trumpet), Jimmy Cobb (drums), Bill Evans (piano), Paul Chambers (bass),...

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Contents

Norman Span: Matilda

Work length3:15
$1.30
$1.70
  • Harry Belafonte (vocal), Tony Scott And His Orchestra

Kern: Ol' Man River (from Showboat)

Work length3:08
$1.30
$1.70
  • Paul Robeson Jr. (vocal), Lawrence Brown (piano)
  • Columbia Concert Orchestra

Ysaye M. Barnwell: On Children

Work length1:57
Album only
Album only
  • Sweet Honey In The Rock

W. Herbert Brewster: I Will Move On Up a Little Higher

Work length5:25
$1.30
$1.70
  • Mahalia Jackson (vocal), Mildred Falls (piano), Gary Pacheco (director), Lilton Mitchell (organ), Milt Hinton (bass)

Davis, M: So What

Work length9:22
$1.30
$1.70
  • Miles Davis feat. John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderley & Bill Evans, Miles Davis (soloist), John Coltrane (soloist), Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone), Bill Evans (piano), Miles Davis (trumpet), John Coltrane (tenor saxophone), Cannonball Adderley (soloist), Bill Evans (soloist), Paul Chambers (bass), Jimmy Cobb (drums)

Handel: Let the bright seraphim (from Samson)

Work length5:32
$1.30
$1.70
  • Wynton Marsalis (trumpet), Kathleen Battle (soprano), Anthony Newman (organ), John Feeney (bass), Daire Fitzgerald (cello)
  • Orchestra Of St. Luke's
  • John Nelson

Schubert: Du bist die Ruh D776 (Rückert)

Work length4:17
$1.30
$1.70
  • Roland Hayes (tenor), Reginald Boardman (piano)

Bach, J S: Erbarme dich (from St Matthew Passion, BWV244)

Work length7:51
$1.30
$1.70
  • Marian Anderson (contralto), Joseph Fuchs (violin)
  • Victor Sinfonietta
  • Robert Shaw

Puccini: Un bel di vedremo (from Madama Butterfly)

Work length4:59
$1.30
$1.70
  • Leontyne Price (soprano)
  • RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra
  • Erich Leinsdorf

Berg: Die Nachtigall from Sieben frühe Lieder

Work length2:21
$1.30
$1.70
  • Jessye Norman (soprano)
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Pierre Boulez

Bacharach: A House Is Not a Home

Work length7:07
$1.30
$1.70
  • Luther Vandross (vocal)

Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli: Night in Tunisia

Work length3:07
$1.30
$1.70
  • Dizzy Gillespie, Dizzy Gillespie and his Orchestra, Don Byas (tenor saxophone), Milt Jackson (vibraphone), Al Haig (piano), Bill DeArango (guitar), Ray Brown (bass), J.C. Heard (drums)

Ellington: Come Sunday - Part IV

Work length7:56
$1.30
$1.70
  • Duke Ellington & His Orchestra with Mahalia Jackson, Duke Ellington & His Orchestra, Harry Carney (baritone saxophone), Britt Woodman (trombone), John Sanders (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Clark Terry (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Cat Anderson (trumpet), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet), Russell Procope (clarinet), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (alto saxophone), Bill Graham (alto saxophone), Jimmy Woode (bass), Ray Nance (violin), Ray Nance (trumpet), Sam Woodyard (drums), Duke Ellington (piano)

Andraé Crouch: Come Home

Work length5:23
$1.30
$1.70

Withers: Ain't no sunshine

Work length2:04
$1.30
$1.70
  • Bill Withers (guitar), Booker T. Jones (guitar), Booker T. Jones (keyboards), Stephen Stills (guitar), Bobbye Hall Porter (percussion), Donald "Duck" Dunn (bass), Chris Ethridge (bass), Al Jackson (drums), Jim Keltner (drums)

V. Alexander, E. Fitzgerald: A-Tisket A-Tasket

Work length2:51
$1.30
$1.70
  • Ella Fitzgerald, Dick Vance (trumpet), Jack Jeffers (trombone), Garnett Brown (trombone), Al Cobb (trombone), George Matthews (trombone), Frank Lo Pinto (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Taft Jordan (trumpet), Hayward Henry (saxophone), Bob Ashton (saxophone), Arthur Clarke (saxophone), Pete Clarke (saxophone), Chauncy Horton (saxophone), Eddie Barefield (saxophone), Cliff Smalls (piano)

Albert Hammond: 99 Miles from L.A.

Work length3:37
$1.30
$1.70
  • Johnny Mathis (vocal)

Eddie Boyd: Guess Who I Saw Today

Work length3:25
Album only
Album only
  • Nancy Wilson, Laurindo Almeida (guitar), Louis Hayes (drums), Joe Zawinul (piano), Sam Jones (bass)
  • Billy May

Dinah Washington, Titus Turner, Morris Levy, Henry Glover: Soulville

Work length2:25
$1.30
$1.70
  • Aretha Franklin (piano), Aretha Franklin (vocal)
  • Robert Mersey

William Taylor, Richard Lamb: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free

Work length3:07
$1.30
$1.70
  • Nina Simone (piano), Gene Taylor (bass), Mel Tax (baritone saxophone), Mel Tax (alto saxophone), Seldon Powell (tenor saxophone), Seldon Powell (flute), Marky Markowitz (trumpet), Ernie Royal (trumpet), Bernard Purdie (drums), Ernie Hayes (piano), Nina Simone (vocal), Ernie Hayes (organ), Rudy Stevenson (guitar), Eric Gale (guitar), Mel Tax (flute)
  • Sammy Lowe