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Bessie Smith [sound recording].

Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937 (Author). Conaway, Lincoln M. (Added Author). Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971 (Added Author). Green, Charlie (Added Author). Longshaw, Fred. (Added Author). Williams, Big Joe, 1903-1982 (Added Author). Grainger, Porter. (Added Author). Smith, Joe "Fox", (Added Author). Harrison, Jimmy. (Added Author). Bailey, Buster (Added Author). Hawkins, Coleman (Added Author). Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952 (Added Author). Dixon, Charlie. (Added Author). Williams, Clarence, 1893-1965 (Added Author). Escudero, Bob. (Added Author). St. Clair, Cyrus. (Added Author). Bushell, Garvin, 1902-1991 (Added Author). Walton, Greely. (Added Author). Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955 (Added Author). Newton, Frankie (Added Author). Teagarden, Jack, 1905-1964 (Added Author). Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986 (Added Author). Berry, Chu (Added Author). Washington, Buck. (Added Author). Johnson, Bobby. (Added Author). Taylor, Billy, 1906-1986 (Added Author). Allen, Ed, trumpet player (Added Author). Bessemer singers. (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 CD 22591 37684000784452 Ralph's Corner - City Blues Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia/Legacy, p2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
At head of title: Martin Scorsese presents the blues.
Compact disc.
Issued in conjunction with the PBS documentary Martin Scorsese presents the blues.
Program notes by Martin Scorsese and Tom Piazza laid in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
A good man is hard to find -- I ain't goin' to play no second fiddle -- Me and my gin -- Muddy water (a Mississippi moan) -- St. Louis blues -- Tain't nobody's bizness if I do -- Careless love -- The yellow dog blues -- Need a little sugar in my bowl -- Down hearted blues -- Nobody knows you when you're down and out -- On revival day (a rhythmic spiritual) -- Send me to the 'lectric chair -- Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer -- Back water blues.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bessie Smith, vocals ; with various accompanying musicians.
Subject: Blues (Music) > To 1931
Blues (Music) > 1931-1940

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