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The Bessie Smith story, (sound recording)

Label
The Bessie Smith story
Title
The Bessie Smith story
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
San Fernando Valley State Coll. Library
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1937
  • 1901-1971
  • 1897-1952
  • 1902-1937
  • 1894-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Henderson, Fletcher
  • Smith, Joe
  • Johnson, James P.
  • Green, Charlie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Blues (Music)
Label
The Bessie Smith story, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally recorded 1923-1933, and first reissued 1952 as Columbia CL 503-506
  • In 4 containers
  • Program notes by George Avakian on containers include recording data
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v.1. Bessie Smith with Louis Armstrong: I ain't gonna play no second fiddle -- You've been a good olewagon -- Sobbin' hearted blues -- Reckless blues -- J.C. Holmes blues -- Coldin hand blues -- Nashville woman's blues -- Jailhouse blues -- Ticket agentease your window down -- Down hearted blues -- v.2. Bessie Smith: Blues to barrelhouse -- Gimmie a pigfoot -- Take me for a buggy ride -- Do your duty -- I'm down in the dumps -- Black mountain blues -- New Orleans hop scotch blues -- Weeping willow blues -- Jazzbo Brown from Memphis town -- The gin house blues -- Poor man's blues -- Me and my gin -- Nobody knows when you're down and out -- v.3. Bessie Smith with Joe Smith and Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six: 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 -- Young woman's blues -- At the Christmas ball -- There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight -- Lost your head blues -- Muddy water (A Mississippi moan) -- v.4. Bessie Smith with James P. Johnson and Charlie Green
Control code
3376615
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
4 discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
ra 68000078
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dave Dexter Collection.
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm., mono
Publisher number
  • CL 855
  • CL 856
  • CL 857
  • CL 858
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Bessie Smith story, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally recorded 1923-1933, and first reissued 1952 as Columbia CL 503-506
  • In 4 containers
  • Program notes by George Avakian on containers include recording data
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v.1. Bessie Smith with Louis Armstrong: I ain't gonna play no second fiddle -- You've been a good olewagon -- Sobbin' hearted blues -- Reckless blues -- J.C. Holmes blues -- Coldin hand blues -- Nashville woman's blues -- Jailhouse blues -- Ticket agentease your window down -- Down hearted blues -- v.2. Bessie Smith: Blues to barrelhouse -- Gimmie a pigfoot -- Take me for a buggy ride -- Do your duty -- I'm down in the dumps -- Black mountain blues -- New Orleans hop scotch blues -- Weeping willow blues -- Jazzbo Brown from Memphis town -- The gin house blues -- Poor man's blues -- Me and my gin -- Nobody knows when you're down and out -- v.3. Bessie Smith with Joe Smith and Fletcher Henderson's Hot Six: 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 -- Young woman's blues -- At the Christmas ball -- There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight -- Lost your head blues -- Muddy water (A Mississippi moan) -- v.4. Bessie Smith with James P. Johnson and Charlie Green
Control code
3376615
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
4 discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
ra 68000078
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dave Dexter Collection.
Other physical details
33 1/3 rpm., mono
Publisher number
  • CL 855
  • CL 856
  • CL 857
  • CL 858
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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