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George Williams and Bessie Brown. complete recorded works in chronological order.

Title
George Williams and Bessie Brown. Volume 1, 1923-1925 [sound recording] : complete recorded works in chronological order.
Author
Williams, George (George E.), approximately 1899-
Publication
Vienna, Austria : Document Records, p1997.

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Additional Authors
  • Brown, Bessie.
  • Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952.
  • Brown, Alexander (Pianist)
  • Scott, Howard, cornetist.
  • Smeck, Roy.
  • Green, Charlie.
  • Redman, Don.
  • Hawkins, Coleman.
  • Fowler, Lemuel.
  • Williams, Spencer, 1889-1965.
Description
1 sound disc : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects
Note
  • Works recorded at July 1924 sessions composed by Spencer Williams (tracks 17-20).
  • Compact disc.
  • Biographical notes by Howard Rye and discograhical information ([3] p.) inserted in container.
Event (note)
  • Originally recorded in New York City between Aug. 2, 1923 and Feb. 28, 1925.
Contents
Satisfied blues -- Double crossin' daddy -- You need some lovin' -- If mama quits papa, what will papa do? -- Papa, don't you mean your mama no good? -- A woman gets tired of one man all of the time -- The gal ain't born who can treat me like you do -- I'm goin' out tonight and strut my stuff -- You ain't quittin' me without two weeks' notice -- I won't stand no leavin' now -- It takes a brownskin man to make a high yellow blue -- He's never gonna throw me down -- No second-handed lovin' for mine -- If you hit my dog I'll kick your cat -- Hard headed gal -- I'm tired of begging you to treat me right -- How can I get it (when you keep on snatchin' it back) -- Hoodoo blues -- I can do what you do -- Chain gang blues -- When you go huntin', I'm goin' fishin' -- Mississippi Delta blues -- Pork chop blues -- Scat! Mr. Sweetback.
Call Number
*LDC 34476
OCLC
45856259
Author
Williams, George (George E.), approximately 1899-
Title
George Williams and Bessie Brown. Volume 1, 1923-1925 [sound recording] : complete recorded works in chronological order.
Imprint
Vienna, Austria : Document Records, p1997.
Performer
George Williams, vocals ; Bessie Brown, vocals ; various accompanying musicians, including : Fletcher Henderson, piano ; Alexander Brown, piano ; Howard Scott, cornett ; Alabama Joe (Roy Smeck), guitar ; Charlie Green, trombone ; Don Redman, alto saxophone ; Coleman Hawkins, tenor saxaphone ; Lemuel Fowler, piano.
Event
Originally recorded in New York City between Aug. 2, 1923 and Feb. 28, 1925.
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Added Author
Brown, Bessie. Performer
Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952. Instrumentalist
Brown, Alexander (Pianist) Instrumentalist
Scott, Howard, cornetist. Instrumentalist
Smeck, Roy. Instrumentalist
Green, Charlie. Instrumentalist
Redman, Don. Instrumentalist
Hawkins, Coleman. Instrumentalist
Fowler, Lemuel. Instrumentalist
Williams, Spencer, 1889-1965. Composer
Publisher No.
DOCD-5527 Document Records
Research Call Number
*LDC 34476 Notes on file.
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