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Black Broadway NPR broadcast.

Title
Black Broadway [sound recording] : NPR broadcast.
Author
Newport Jazz Festival. prf
Publication
June 24, 1979.

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Additional Authors
  • Taylor, Billy, 1921-2010
  • Calland, Fred.
  • Burton, Miriam.
  • Short, Bobby.
  • Jordan, Joe, 1882-1971.
  • Waller, Fats, 1904-1943.
  • Carter, Nell.
  • Coles, Honi, 1911-1992.
  • Hall, Adelaide.
  • Blake, Eubie, 1887-1983.
  • Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977.
  • Carroll, Diahann.
  • Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989.
  • Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974.
  • Bubbles, John W.
  • Wilson, Edith, 1896-1981.
  • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
  • Jeffries, Herb.
  • Wein, George.
  • National Public Radio (U.S.)
Found In
Carl Seltzer collection of Eubie Blake recordings.
Description
2 sound discs: digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
Carl Seltzer collection of Eubie Blake recordings.
Subjects
Note
  • Compact discs.
  • Cross talk on tracks 14-24 due to misalignment while recording.
Access (note)
  • Access to original items restricted.
Event (note)
  • Broadcast June 24, 1979 on NPR from Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, as part of the Newport Jazz Festival.
Source (note)
  • Elaine Shipman (Seltzer);
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: Carl Seltzer collection of Eubie Blake recordings, *L(Special) 05-06.
Contents
  • Disc 1. Opening commentary / Taylor & Calland (0:53) -- Medley from "Running wild" / orchestra (4:48) -- Commentary (1:58) ; Medley of "Under the bamboo tree", "Wouldn't it be a dream", & "The unbeliever" (10:15) ; Commentary (0:52) / Short -- Medley from "The red moon" / (Burton) (5:32) -- Commentary (0:52) ; Broadway in Dahomey / Jordan (Short) (1:28) -- Ain't misbehavin' / Waller (Carter) (3:01) -- Speech (0:13) ; Falling for nobody else but you (4:12) / Carter -- Commentary / Short (0:48) -- Commentary (0:24) ; Tribute to Bill "Bojangles" Robinson : "Doing the new low down" (2:54) ; Commentary (0:11) ; Tap dancing routine (2:06) ; Commentary (0:28) / Coles -- Commentary / Short (1:02) -- I must have that man (4:07) ; Dig a dig a do (4:35) ; Commentary (1:17) / Hall -- Commentary (0:45) ; Medley of " Bandana days", "Love will find a way" and "I'm just wild about Harry" (6:09) ; Commentary (0:07) ; Memories of you (4:33) ; Commentary (0:53) / Blake -- Commentary / Short (0:09) -- Medley of Ethel Waters songs (8:55) ; Commentary (0:56) / Carroll.
  • Disc 2. Commentary (repeated from disc 1) (0:56) ; Suppertime (3:23) / Berlin (Carroll) -- Orchestral outro (1:17) -- Commentary for end of part 1 (1:17) -- Intermission (history of jazz) / Green (6:13) -- Intermission commentaries (2:34 ; 2:54 ; 0:52 ; 2:45 ; 0:27 ; 1:53) / Taylor & Calland -- Announcement (0:15) -- The Cotton Club stomp / Ellington (orchestra) (3:13) -- Commentary (0:48) ; As long as I live (4:23) ; Commentary (1:16) / Short -- Commentary (1:58) ; It ain't necessarily so (3:57) / Gershwin (Bubbles) -- Commentary / Short (2:05) -- Black and blue / Waller (Wilson) (3:02) -- Yankee doodle blues / Gershwin (Wilson) (2:34) -- He may be your man / Wilson (4:38) -- Commentary / Short (1:10) -- Flamingo (3:51) ; Jump for joy (2:23) ; ibid (3:18) / Ellington (Jeffries) -- Commentary / Calland & Taylor (0:38) -- Commentary / Wein (3:26) -- Commentary / Carroll (0:23) -- Final curtain calls with commentary (1:09) -- Concluding commentary / Taylor & Calland (1:21).
Call Number
*LDC 50431
OCLC
754241752
Conference
Newport Jazz Festival. Performer
Title
Black Broadway [sound recording] : NPR broadcast.
Imprint
June 24, 1979.
Playing Time
011528 011050
Performer
Billy Taylor, Fred Calland, Angela Green, George Wein, hosts ; Bobby Short, vocals & piano ; Miriam Burton, Nell Carter, Adelaide Hall, Dianne Carroll, John W. Bubbles, Edith Wilson, Herb Jeffries, vocals ; Charles "Honi" Coles, performer ; Eubie Blake, piano.
Event
Broadcast June 24, 1979 on NPR from Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, as part of the Newport Jazz Festival.
Access
Access to original items restricted.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: Carl Seltzer collection of Eubie Blake recordings, *L(Special) 05-06.
Local Note
Archive original: (2 sound cassettes) in *LTC-A 881.
Preservation master file (4 sound files): phltca881t1p1, phltca881t1p2, phltca881t2p1, phltca881t2p2.
Service CD (2 sound discs : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.) copied from archive originals, 2010.
Source
Gift; Elaine Shipman (Seltzer); 2003-2006.
Added Author
Taylor, Billy, 1921-2010, host.
Calland, Fred. Host
Burton, Miriam. Performer
Short, Bobby. Host. Performer
Jordan, Joe, 1882-1971. Broadway in Dahomey.
Waller, Fats, 1904-1943. Hot chocolates. Ain't misbehavin'.
Carter, Nell. Performer
Coles, Honi, 1911-1992. Performer
Hall, Adelaide. Performer
Blake, Eubie, 1887-1983. Works. Selections.
Blake, Eubie, 1887-1983. Performer
Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977. Associated name
Carroll, Diahann. Performer
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989. As thousands cheer. Suppertime.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974. Cotton Club stomp.
Bubbles, John W. Performer
Wilson, Edith, 1896-1981. Performer
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. It ain't necessarily so.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Yankee Doodle blues.
Waller, Fats, 1904-1943. Black and blue.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974. Jump for joy. Jump for joy.
Jeffries, Herb. Performer
Wein, George. Host
National Public Radio (U.S.)
Shipman, Elaine. Donor
Added Title
Carl Seltzer collection of Eubie Blake recordings.
Found In:
Carl Seltzer collection of Eubie Blake recordings.
Research Call Number
*LDC 50431
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