Portrait in Music DVD
Portrait in MusicDVD
Along with the 1950 film "Marian Anderson: On Stage and On Screen," which offered a revealing glimpse of the famed contralto at home, in rehearsal, and performing such songs as "Ave Maria," "He's Got the Whole World in His Hands" and "Deep River," this program also features two 1956 appearances by Anderson on the "Festival of Music" series and her stirring rendition of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" from 1953's "Ford 50th Anniversary Show." 43 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.