Look up artist Robinson, Earl


Name: Robinson, Earl
Born: 1910
Died: 1985

Songs written or composed


Title: Joe Hill
Author: Hayes, Alfred
Composer: Robinson, Earl
Genre: Labor
Subject: Workers/Organization/Immortality
Origin: Kinderland 18

Recordings:


On album: R-004(a) (Paul Robeson: Favorite Songs)
Track ID: 7654
Vocal Robeson, Paul
Piano Booth, Alan, piano
First line: I dreamed I saw Joe Hill, alive as you and me,

On album: H-026(a) (Don't Mourn - Organize! Songs of Labor Songwriter Joe Hill)
Track ID: 7655
Author/Composer Ochs, Phil
Guitar/Vocal Bragg, Billy, guitar & vocal
Banjo Thompson, Chris, banjo
First line: Joe Hill came o'er from Sweden's shore, lookin' for some...
Language: English

On album: H-026(a) (Don't Mourn - Organize! Songs of Labor Songwriter Joe Hill)
Track ID: 7656
Vocal Robeson, Paul
First line: I dreamed I saw Joe Hill last night, alive as you and me,
Language: English

On album: H-026(b) (Joe Hill Sung by Richard Lenatsky: David Lenat, Guitar)
Track ID: 36734
Vocal Lenatsky, Richard
Guitar Lenat, David Hersh
First line: I dreamed I saw Joe Hill last night, alive as you and me,
Language: English/Yiddish
Style: Folk/Concert

Title: The House I Live In
Author: Allen, Lewis
Composer: Robinson, Earl
Genre: Literary Origin/Patriotic
Subject: America/Democracy/Equality/Freedman/History/Liberty/Home
Origin: 1458 Ephemera 2018
Additional song notes: Lewis Allen is a/k/a Abel Meeropol

Recordings:


On album: K-010(h) (Miriam Kressyn & Seymour Rechzeit From Ellis Island...)
Track ID: 21804
Vocal Rechtzeit, Seymour -- רעכצײַט, סימאָר
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
Narration Kressyn, Miriam -- קרעסן, מיריאַם
First line: The house we live in, the goodness everywher, a land of...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: Part of "From Ellis Island to the East Side"

On album: V0290(7)a (What's Not to Like, (Nov 5, 2018): A Yiddish Songfest (Video) [separated] - subtitles)
Track ID: 43020
Piano Berman, Gary
Violin Ma, Enze
Violin Smith, Andy
Viola da gama Thomsen, Fred Margolin, Connie
Vocal Rocamora, Nancy
Vocal Valentine, Megan
Vocal Friedland, Beth
Vocal Marx, Jacqueline
Vocal Stewart, Andy
Vocal Hammond, Marie
Vocal Rivkin-Fish, Ziggy
Vocal Loewenthal, Norm
Vocal Junker, James
Vocal Fleisher, David
First line: What is America to me! A name a flag I see. A certain word: democracy, what is democracy to me! The house I Live in,…
Language: English
Style: Concert, Choral,
Length: 2:47

Other tracks with this artist


Title: Ballad For Americans
On album: R-004(b) (Paul Robeson/Ballad for Americans/Caregie Hall Concert Vol 2)
Track ID: 1905
Author Latouche, John
Composer Robinson, Earl
Artist Robeson, Paul
Artist American Peoples Chorus
Artist Victor Symphony Orchestra
First line: In '76 the sky was red, thunder rumbling overhead,
Track comment: Musical history of U.S., Nathaniel Shilkret, conductor
Language: English

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