The Resource The books of American Negro spirituals, : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals, [by] James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson

The books of American Negro spirituals, : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals, [by] James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson

Label
The books of American Negro spirituals, : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals
Title
The books of American Negro spirituals,
Title remainder
including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals
Statement of responsibility
[by] James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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WaS
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1871-1938
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Johnson, James Weldon
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
unknown
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
Music parts
unknown
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1873-1954
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Johnson, J. Rosamond
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  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • African Americans
Label
The books of American Negro spirituals, : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals, [by] James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Crucifixion
  • Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
  • Stan' still Jordan
  • Steal away to Jesus
  • Swing low sweet chariot
  • Too late
  • To see God's bleedin' lam'
  • Until I reach-a ma home
  • Up on de mountain
  • Walk in Jerusalem jus' like John
  • Walk, Mary, down de lane
  • Daniel saw de stone
  • Walk together children
  • We am clim'in' Jacob's ladder
  • Weary traveler
  • Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
  • What yo' gwine to do when yo' lamp burn down?
  • When I fall on my knees
  • Where shall I be when de firs' trumpet soun'
  • Who dat a-comin' ovah yondah?
  • Who'll be a witness for my Lord?
  • You go, I'll go wid you
  • Angel roll de stone away
  • You got a right
  • You may bury me in de Eas'
  • You mus' hab dat true religion
  • 'Zekiel saw de wheel
  • Angels in heab'n gwineter write my name
  • Death come to my house he didn't stay long
  • Death's gwineter lay his cold icy hands on me (familiar version)
  • Death's gwineter lay his cold icy hands on me (rare version)
  • Band o' Gideon
  • Blin' man stood on de road an' cried
  • Deep river
  • Little talk wid Jesus makes it right
  • Ol' ark's a moverin' an' I'm goin' home
  • Ol' sheep done know de road
  • Dere's a han' writin' on de wall
  • Dere's no hidin' place down dere
  • Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel?
  • Didn't old Pharaoh get los' ?
  • Die in de fiel'
  • Don't touch-a my garment, good Lord, I'm gwine home
  • Done foun' my los' sheep
  • Ev'ry time I feel de spirit
  • All God's chillun got wings
  • Father Abraham
  • Gimme dat ol'-time religion
  • Gimme yo' han'
  • Git on board, little chillen
  • Give me Jesus
  • Go down Moses
  • God's a-gwineter trouble de water
  • Great day
  • Gwineter ride up in de chariot soon-a in de mornin'
  • Gwine up
  • All I do, de church keep a-grumblin'
  • Gwinter sing all along de way
  • Hallelujah!
  • Heav'n boun' soldier
  • He's jus' de same today
  • Hol' de win' don't let it blow
  • Humble yo'self de bell done ring
  • I couldn't hear nobody pray
  • I done done what ya' tol' me to do
  • I feel like my time ain't long
  • I got a home in-a dat rock
  • By an' by
  • I heard de preachin' of de word o' God
  • I know de Lord's laid his hands on me
  • I'm a-rollin'
  • I'm gwine up to heab'n anyhow
  • I'm troubled in mind
  • In dat great gittin' up mornin'
  • I thank God I'm free at last
  • It's me, O, Lord
  • I want God's heab'n to be mine
  • I want to die easy when I die
  • Calvary
  • John saw the holy number
  • Joshua fit de Battle ob Jerico
  • Jubalee
  • Keep a-inchin' along
  • Keep me f'om sinkin' down
  • Lis'en to de lam's
  • Lit'le David play on yo' harp
  • Look-a how dey done my Lord
  • Lord, I want to be a Christian in-a my heart
  • Mary an' Martha Jes' gone 'long
  • Can't you live humble?
  • Mary had a baby, yes, Lord
  • Members, don't git weary
  • Mos' done toilin' here
  • My Lord's a-writin' all de time
  • My Lord says he's gwineter rain down fire
  • My Lord, what a mornin'
  • My ship is on de ocean
  • My soul's been anchored in de Lord
  • My way's cloudy
  • Nobody knows de trouble I see (familiar version)
  • Chilly water
  • Nobody knows de trouble I see (rare version)
  • O, gambler, git up off o' yo' knees
  • O, rocks don't fall on me
  • O, wasn't dat a wide river?
  • Oh, hear me prayin'
  • Oh, my good Lord, show me de way
  • Oh, yes! Oh, yes! Wait 'til I git on my robe
  • Peter, go ring dem bells
  • Po' mourner's got a home at las'
  • Religion is a fortune I really do believe
  • Come here, Lord!
  • Ride on, Moses
  • Rise, mourner, rise
  • Rise up shepherd an' foller
  • Roll de ol' chariot along
  • Roll Jordan, roll
  • Run, Mary, run
  • Same train
  • Singin' wid a sword in ma han'
  • Sinner, please don't let dis harves' pas
  • Somebody's knockin' at yo' do'
Extent
2 v. in 1.
System control number
  • wln84061609
  • (WaOLN)2824870
Label
The books of American Negro spirituals, : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals, [by] James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson
Publication
Contents
  • Crucifixion
  • Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
  • Stan' still Jordan
  • Steal away to Jesus
  • Swing low sweet chariot
  • Too late
  • To see God's bleedin' lam'
  • Until I reach-a ma home
  • Up on de mountain
  • Walk in Jerusalem jus' like John
  • Walk, Mary, down de lane
  • Daniel saw de stone
  • Walk together children
  • We am clim'in' Jacob's ladder
  • Weary traveler
  • Were you there when they crucified my Lord?
  • What yo' gwine to do when yo' lamp burn down?
  • When I fall on my knees
  • Where shall I be when de firs' trumpet soun'
  • Who dat a-comin' ovah yondah?
  • Who'll be a witness for my Lord?
  • You go, I'll go wid you
  • Angel roll de stone away
  • You got a right
  • You may bury me in de Eas'
  • You mus' hab dat true religion
  • 'Zekiel saw de wheel
  • Angels in heab'n gwineter write my name
  • Death come to my house he didn't stay long
  • Death's gwineter lay his cold icy hands on me (familiar version)
  • Death's gwineter lay his cold icy hands on me (rare version)
  • Band o' Gideon
  • Blin' man stood on de road an' cried
  • Deep river
  • Little talk wid Jesus makes it right
  • Ol' ark's a moverin' an' I'm goin' home
  • Ol' sheep done know de road
  • Dere's a han' writin' on de wall
  • Dere's no hidin' place down dere
  • Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel?
  • Didn't old Pharaoh get los' ?
  • Die in de fiel'
  • Don't touch-a my garment, good Lord, I'm gwine home
  • Done foun' my los' sheep
  • Ev'ry time I feel de spirit
  • All God's chillun got wings
  • Father Abraham
  • Gimme dat ol'-time religion
  • Gimme yo' han'
  • Git on board, little chillen
  • Give me Jesus
  • Go down Moses
  • God's a-gwineter trouble de water
  • Great day
  • Gwineter ride up in de chariot soon-a in de mornin'
  • Gwine up
  • All I do, de church keep a-grumblin'
  • Gwinter sing all along de way
  • Hallelujah!
  • Heav'n boun' soldier
  • He's jus' de same today
  • Hol' de win' don't let it blow
  • Humble yo'self de bell done ring
  • I couldn't hear nobody pray
  • I done done what ya' tol' me to do
  • I feel like my time ain't long
  • I got a home in-a dat rock
  • By an' by
  • I heard de preachin' of de word o' God
  • I know de Lord's laid his hands on me
  • I'm a-rollin'
  • I'm gwine up to heab'n anyhow
  • I'm troubled in mind
  • In dat great gittin' up mornin'
  • I thank God I'm free at last
  • It's me, O, Lord
  • I want God's heab'n to be mine
  • I want to die easy when I die
  • Calvary
  • John saw the holy number
  • Joshua fit de Battle ob Jerico
  • Jubalee
  • Keep a-inchin' along
  • Keep me f'om sinkin' down
  • Lis'en to de lam's
  • Lit'le David play on yo' harp
  • Look-a how dey done my Lord
  • Lord, I want to be a Christian in-a my heart
  • Mary an' Martha Jes' gone 'long
  • Can't you live humble?
  • Mary had a baby, yes, Lord
  • Members, don't git weary
  • Mos' done toilin' here
  • My Lord's a-writin' all de time
  • My Lord says he's gwineter rain down fire
  • My Lord, what a mornin'
  • My ship is on de ocean
  • My soul's been anchored in de Lord
  • My way's cloudy
  • Nobody knows de trouble I see (familiar version)
  • Chilly water
  • Nobody knows de trouble I see (rare version)
  • O, gambler, git up off o' yo' knees
  • O, rocks don't fall on me
  • O, wasn't dat a wide river?
  • Oh, hear me prayin'
  • Oh, my good Lord, show me de way
  • Oh, yes! Oh, yes! Wait 'til I git on my robe
  • Peter, go ring dem bells
  • Po' mourner's got a home at las'
  • Religion is a fortune I really do believe
  • Come here, Lord!
  • Ride on, Moses
  • Rise, mourner, rise
  • Rise up shepherd an' foller
  • Roll de ol' chariot along
  • Roll Jordan, roll
  • Run, Mary, run
  • Same train
  • Singin' wid a sword in ma han'
  • Sinner, please don't let dis harves' pas
  • Somebody's knockin' at yo' do'
Extent
2 v. in 1.
System control number
  • wln84061609
  • (WaOLN)2824870

Library Locations

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