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Swing era [videorecording] : Sarah Vaughan, Lena Horne, Bessie Smith, Mamie Smith, Ida Cox, Ethel Waters.

Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990 (Added Author). Horne, Lena (Added Author). Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937 (Added Author). Smith, Mamie. (Added Author). Cox, Ida, 1889-1967 (Added Author). Waters, Ethel, 1896-1977 (Added Author). Basie, Count, 1904-1984 (Added Author). International Sweethearts of Rhythm (Added Author). Idem Home Video. (Added Author). Music Video Distributors, Inc. (Added Author).

Available copies

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

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 2348 37684000904282 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (80:29) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Andorra : Idem Home Video ; [2004?]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Formatted Contents Note:
You're mine, you! ; The nearness of you ; You're not the kind ; These things I offer ; Perdido / Sarah Vaughan -- Boogie woogie dream ; The man I love / Lena Horne -- Saint Louis blues / Bessie Smith -- Paradise in Harlem / Mamie Smith -- Kentucky man blues ; Fore day creep / Ida Cox -- Quicksand / Ethel Waters with Count Basie -- She's crazy with the heat ; That man of mine ; Jump children ; Unidentified title ; How about that jive ; I left my man ; Unidentified title ; Don't get it twisted ; Just the thing / International Sweethearts of Rhythm.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sarah Vaughan, Lena Horne, Bessie Smith, Mamie Smith, Ida Cox, Ethel Waters, Count Basie, International Sweethearts of Rhythm; with acc. musicians.
Summary, etc.:
"Besides compiling different clips showcasing the great Sarah Vaughan, this video is completed with additional clips featuring Lena Horne, Bessie Smith (singing her superb 'Saint Louis Blues' from 1929), Mamie Smith, Ida Cox, Ethel Waters and the International Sweethearts Of Rhythm, the legendary all female orchestra from the swing era"--Container.
System Details Note:
Subject: Women jazz musicians > United States.
Jazz vocals

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