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The Bessie Smith story

Title
The Bessie Smith story [sound recording] / Bessie Smith.
Author
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937.
Publication
[New York] : Columbia, [195-?]

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AudioUse in library *LZR 56245 [Disc 1]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LZR 56245 [Disc 2]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LZR 56245 [Disc 3]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
AudioUse in library *LZR 56245 [Disc 4]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Additional Authors
  • Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971.
  • Smith, Joe, 1902-1937.
  • Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955.
  • Green, Charlie.
  • Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six. prf
Description
4 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in.
Series Statement
Golden era series
Subjects
Note
  • Columbia: GL 503--GL 506.
  • Program notes on containers.
Contents
St. Louis blues -- I ain't gonna play no second fiddle -- You've been a good ole wagon -- Sobbin' hearted blues -- Reckless blues -- J.C. Holmes blues -- Careless love blues -- Cold in hand blues -- Nashville woman's blues -- Jailhouse blues -- Ticket agent ease your window down -- Down hearted blues -- Gimme a pigfoot -- Take me for a buggy ride -- Do your duty -- I'm down in the dumps -- Black mountain blues -- New Orleans hop scop blues -- Weeping willow blues -- Jazzbo Brown from Memphis town -- The gin house blues -- Poor man's blues -- Me and my gin -- Mobody knows you when you're down and out -- Alexander's ragtime band -- Baby doll -- The yellow dog blues (He's gone where the southern cross' the yellow dog) -- One and two blues -- Money blues -- After you've gone -- Cake walking babies (from home) -- Young woman's blues -- At the Christmas ball -- There'll be a hot time in old town to-night -- Lost you head blues -- Muddy water (A Mississippi moan) -- Back water blues -- Preachin' the blues -- Moan, mourners -- He's got me goin' -- Blue spirit blues -- On revival day -- Trombone cholly -- Send me to the 'lectric chair -- Long old road -- Shipwreck blues -- Empty bed blues, part I -- Empty bed blues, part II.
Call Number
*LZR 56245
LCCN
93702062
OCLC
27849998
Author
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937. Performer
Title
The Bessie Smith story [sound recording] / Bessie Smith.
Imprint
[New York] : Columbia, [195-?]
Series
Golden era series
Performer
Bessie Smith, vocals ; vol. I, with Louis Armstrong ; vol. II, various ensembles ; vol. III, with Joe Smith & Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six ; vol. IV, with James P. Johnson & Charlie Green.
Added Author
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971.
Smith, Joe, 1902-1937.
Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955.
Green, Charlie.
Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six. Performer
Publisher No.
GL 503 Columbia
GL 504 Columbia
GL 505 Columbia
GL 506 Columbia
Research Call Number
*LZR 56245 Program notes on container.
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