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Big Bill Broonzy and Roosevelt Sykes [videorecording].

Broonzy, Big Bill, 1893-1958 (Added Author). Sykes, Roosevelt. (Added Author). Shanachie Entertainment Corp. (Added Author). Yazoo Video. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 658 37684000943512 Ralph's Corner - City Blues Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Newton, NJ?] : Yazoo Video, a division of Shanachie Entertainment Corp., p2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally produced in 1995.
Formatted Contents Note:
The honeydripper -- Poor me -- Night time is the right time -- Sweet Old Chicago -- Sykes boogie -- Speculatin' daddy -- Sunny side of the street -- When did you leave heaven -- Just a dream -- House rent stomp -- Saturday night blues -- How you want it done? -- John Henry -- Stump blues -- Guitar shuffle.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Sykes set filmed in 1961; Broonzy set filmed in 1956.
Summary, etc.:
Performances by Broonzy, an influential figure in traditional blues as a guitarist, singer and architect of early Chicago blues, and Sykes, one of the greatest blues guitarists of all time.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital; Stereo.
Subject: Blues (Music) > 1951-1960
Blues (Music) > 1961-1970
Popular music
DVD-Video discs

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