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The Ladies sing the blues

Title
The Ladies sing the blues [videorecording] / Minnesota Studio, Inc.
Publication
New York, N.Y. : V.I.E.W. Inc., c1988.

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Additional Authors
  • Jenz, Tom.
  • Kamman, Leigh.
  • Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937.
  • Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977.
  • Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959.
  • Cox, Ida, 1889-1967.
  • Tharpe, Rosetta, -1973.
  • Boswell, Connie, -1976.
  • Washington, Dinah, 1924-1963.
  • Brown, Ruth, 1928-2006.
  • Horne, Lena.
  • Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990.
  • Hunes, Helen, 1913-1981.
  • Lee, Peggy, 1920-2002.
  • Minnesota Studio, Inc.
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Description
1 videocassette (VHS) (60 min.) : sd., b&w; 1/2 in.
Series Statement
V.I.E.W. Video jazz series
Subjects
Genre/Form
Video.
Note
  • V.I.E.W. Video: 1313.
Credits (note)
  • Producer, Tom Jenz ; writer and narrator, Leigh Kamman ; editor, Paul Henschil.
Contents
St. Louis blues -- Darkies never dream -- Quicksand -- Fine and mello -- When you lose your money blues -- That lonesome road -- Nobody's sweet heart now -- Lean baby -- Only a moment ago -- Have a good time -- The man I love -- Unlucky woman -- You're mine you -- I cried for you -- Why don't you do right? -- I cover the waterfront.
Call Number
*LVH 463 (F)
OCLC
  • 24660394
  • 24660394
Title
The Ladies sing the blues [videorecording] / Minnesota Studio, Inc.
Imprint
New York, N.Y. : V.I.E.W. Inc., c1988.
Series
V.I.E.W. Video jazz series
Performer
Featuring Bessie Smith ; Ethel Waters with Count Basie & his orchestra ; Billie Holiday with Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Ben Webster, Roy Eldridge, and Gerry Mulligan ; Ida Cox with Jesse Crump ; Sister Rosetta Rharp, Connee Boswell, Dinah Washington ; Ruth Brown ; Lena Horn with Teddy Wilson & his orchestra ; Sarah Vaughan ; Helen Humes with Count Basie & his orchestra ; Peggy Lee with Benny Goodman & his orchestra and Dave Barbour.
Credits
Producer, Tom Jenz ; writer and narrator, Leigh Kamman ; editor, Paul Henschil.
Summary
Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950's. Includes background information on the singers as well as the performances.
Added Author
Jenz, Tom.
Kamman, Leigh. Narrator
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937. Performer
Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977. Performer
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959. Performer
Cox, Ida, 1889-1967. Performer
Tharpe, Rosetta, -1973. Performer
Boswell, Connie, -1976. Performer
Washington, Dinah, 1924-1963. Performer
Brown, Ruth, 1928-2006. Performer
Horne, Lena. Performer
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990. Performer
Hunes, Helen, 1913-1981. Performer
Lee, Peggy, 1920-2002. Performer
Minnesota Studio, Inc.
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Research Call Number
*LVH 463 (F)
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