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William Blake: Songs of Innocence and Experience [sound recording]

Catalog Data

Performer:
Orlovsky, Peter 1933-2010  Search this
Ginsberg, Allen 1926-1997  Search this
Author:
Blake, William, 1757-1827  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Date:
1970
Notes:
19 poems from William Blake's Songs of innocence and experience, set to music by Allen Ginsberg. Texts of poems and program notes on container.
The composer and Peter Orlovsky, vocalists; instrumental accompaniment.
Recorded at Apolistic Studios, NYC, June & July, 1969.
Table of contents:
Introduction -- The shepherd -- The ecchoing green -- The lamb -- The little black boy -- The blossom -- The chimney-sweeper -- The little boy lost -- The little boy found -- Laughing song -- Holy Thursday -- Night -- Introduction -- Nurses song -- The sick rose -- Ah! Sun-flower -- The garden of love -- London -- The human abstract -- To Tirzah -- The grey monk
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Local number:
Verve 3083
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_356552