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The great blues men

Label
The great blues men
Title
The great blues men
Contributor
Composer
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various singers and musicians ; with in part and variously Buck Clayton, trumpet ; Dickie Wells, trombone ; Lester Young, tenor saxophone ; Hammie Nixon, George Smith, harmonica ; Yank Rachell, mandolin ; Patrick Sky, Pee Wee Madison, Luther Johnson, Al Wilson, Freddie Greene, guitar ; Buddy Guy, electric guitar ; Willie Dixon, Sonny Wimberley, Walter Page, bass ; Albert Ammons, James Price Johnson, piano ; Frank Kirkland, S.P. Leary, Sam Lay, Jo Jones, drums
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-2006
  • 1899-1977
  • 1915-1983
  • 1895-1976
  • 1896-1972
  • 1892-1966
  • 1934-1998
  • 1911-1985
  • 1904-1967
  • 1915-1996
  • 1930-1970
  • 1912-1982
  • 1893-1958
  • 1918-1974
  • 1902-1969
  • 1889-1967
  • 1914-1980
  • 1911-1991
  • 1907-1985
  • 1909-1959
  • 1924-1983
  • 1934-1976
  • 1943-1970
  • 1911-1987
  • 1915-1992
  • 1907-1949
  • 1894-1955
  • 1911-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Homesick James
  • Hooker, John Lee
  • Estes, Sleepy John
  • Muddy Waters
  • Fuller, Jesse
  • Lipscomb, Mance
  • Davis, Gary
  • Hurt, Mississippi John
  • Wells, Junior
  • Shines, Johnny
  • House, Son
  • Terry, Sonny
  • Turner, Joe
  • Johnson, Pete
  • McGhee, Brownie
  • Spann, Otis
  • Hopkins, Lightnin'
  • Broonzy, Big Bill
  • Young, Johnny
  • Cotton, James
  • Rushing, Jimmy
  • James, Skip
  • Hutto, J. B.
  • McDowell, Fred
  • Cox, Ida
  • Williams, Robert Pete
  • Rush, Otis
  • Clayton, Buck
  • Wells, Dicky
  • Young, Lester
  • Nixon, Hammie
  • Smith, George
  • Rachell, Yank
  • Sky, Patrick
  • Madison, James
  • Johnson, Luther
  • Wilson, Alan
  • Green, Freddie
  • Guy, Buddy
  • Dixon, Willie
  • Wimberly, Lawrence
  • Page, Walter
  • Ammons, Albert
  • Johnson, James P.
  • Kirkland, Frank
  • Leary, S. P.
  • Lay, Sam
  • Jones, Jo
Series statement
Vanguard recordings for the connoisseur
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Blues (Music)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The great blues men
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Blues songs: country blues, Chicago blues, Texas blues, Delta blues, and Piedmont blues songs
  • This compilation contains previously released material
  • Program and biographical notes by Leroy J. Pierson on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Set a date (Homesick James, slide guitar, vocals) (2:44) -- Dusty road / J. L. Hooker (John Lee Hooker, guitar, vocals) (3:05) -- Corinna (Sleepy John Estes, guitar, vocals) (2:45) -- Nineteen years old / McKinley Morgenfield (Muddy Waters) (4:55) -- San Francisco Bay blues / Jesse Fuller (Jesse Fuller) (2:40) -- Blues in G / Mance Lipscomb (Mance Lipscomb, guitar, vocals) (3:33) -- If I had my way / Gary Davis (Rev. Gary Davis, guitar, banjo, vocals) (3:05) -- Moanin' the blues (Mississippi John Hurt, guitar, vocals) (3:15) -- Stormy Monday blues / Bob Crowder, Billy Eckstine, Earl Hines (Junior Wells, harmonica) (4:19) -- Dynaflow blues / J. Shines (Johnny Shines, bottleneck guitar, vocals) (2:35) -- Empire State blues / Son House (Son House, guitar) (3:01) -- Mountain blues (Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals) (3:04) -- It's all right, baby (Joe Turner, vocals ; Pete Johnson, piano) (2:30) -- Key to the highway / Broonzy, Charles Segar (Brownie McGhee, guitar, vocals ; Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals) (3:38) -- Burning fire / O. Spann (Otis Spann, piano, vocals) (3:15) -- Cotton field blues / Son "Lightning" Hopkins (Lightning Hopkins) (5:36) -- Louise, Louise blues / J. Mayo Williams, Johnny Temple (Big Bill Broonzy) (2:55) -- Tighten up on it / Johnny Young (Johnny Young, mandolin, guitar) (3:06) -- Ain't nobody's business (James Cotton, harmonica) (3:23) -- How long, how long blues / Leroy Carr (Jimmy Rushing, vocals) (4:45) -- Cypress Grove blues / Skip James (Skip James, guitar, vocals) (4:10) -- Please help / Hutto (J.B. Hutto, bottleneck guitar) (2:52) -- Fred's rambling blues (Fred McDowell, slide guitar, vocals) (2:05) -- Four day creep / Ida Cox (Ida Cox, vocals) (3:25) -- On my way from Texas (Robert Pete Williams, guitar, vocals) (3:43) -- It's a mean old world (Otis Rush, guitar, vocals) (2:22)
Control code
5878706
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
  • 12 in.
  • 12 in. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
72761125
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copy 2 forms part of the George Kovats Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dan Conn Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo
Physical substance
vinyl
Publisher number
  • VSD-25--VSD-26
  • VSD-25/26
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)5878706
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The great blues men
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Blues songs: country blues, Chicago blues, Texas blues, Delta blues, and Piedmont blues songs
  • This compilation contains previously released material
  • Program and biographical notes by Leroy J. Pierson on container
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Set a date (Homesick James, slide guitar, vocals) (2:44) -- Dusty road / J. L. Hooker (John Lee Hooker, guitar, vocals) (3:05) -- Corinna (Sleepy John Estes, guitar, vocals) (2:45) -- Nineteen years old / McKinley Morgenfield (Muddy Waters) (4:55) -- San Francisco Bay blues / Jesse Fuller (Jesse Fuller) (2:40) -- Blues in G / Mance Lipscomb (Mance Lipscomb, guitar, vocals) (3:33) -- If I had my way / Gary Davis (Rev. Gary Davis, guitar, banjo, vocals) (3:05) -- Moanin' the blues (Mississippi John Hurt, guitar, vocals) (3:15) -- Stormy Monday blues / Bob Crowder, Billy Eckstine, Earl Hines (Junior Wells, harmonica) (4:19) -- Dynaflow blues / J. Shines (Johnny Shines, bottleneck guitar, vocals) (2:35) -- Empire State blues / Son House (Son House, guitar) (3:01) -- Mountain blues (Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals) (3:04) -- It's all right, baby (Joe Turner, vocals ; Pete Johnson, piano) (2:30) -- Key to the highway / Broonzy, Charles Segar (Brownie McGhee, guitar, vocals ; Sonny Terry, harmonica, vocals) (3:38) -- Burning fire / O. Spann (Otis Spann, piano, vocals) (3:15) -- Cotton field blues / Son "Lightning" Hopkins (Lightning Hopkins) (5:36) -- Louise, Louise blues / J. Mayo Williams, Johnny Temple (Big Bill Broonzy) (2:55) -- Tighten up on it / Johnny Young (Johnny Young, mandolin, guitar) (3:06) -- Ain't nobody's business (James Cotton, harmonica) (3:23) -- How long, how long blues / Leroy Carr (Jimmy Rushing, vocals) (4:45) -- Cypress Grove blues / Skip James (Skip James, guitar, vocals) (4:10) -- Please help / Hutto (J.B. Hutto, bottleneck guitar) (2:52) -- Fred's rambling blues (Fred McDowell, slide guitar, vocals) (2:05) -- Four day creep / Ida Cox (Ida Cox, vocals) (3:25) -- On my way from Texas (Robert Pete Williams, guitar, vocals) (3:43) -- It's a mean old world (Otis Rush, guitar, vocals) (2:22)
Control code
5878706
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
  • 12 in.
  • 12 in. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
72761125
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copy 2 forms part of the George Kovats Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Dan Conn Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo
Physical substance
vinyl
Publisher number
  • VSD-25--VSD-26
  • VSD-25/26
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)5878706
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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