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The book of the blues : [piano, vocal, guitar] / ... Read More

Shirley, Kay(Editor).

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  • ISBN: 0793534615
  • Physical Description: 301 p. ; 32 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : MCA Music Corp., [1963]

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General Note:
Unacc., with guitar chords.
Background notes, list of recordings, and chord diagrams for guitar and tenor banjo, precede each ... Read More
Formatted Contents Note:
Cow-cow blues -- In the dark -- Cherry red -- When ... Read More
Subject: Popular music > United States > Vocal scores with guitar.
Folk songs, English > United States
African American songs.
Blues (Music) > Vocal scores with guitar.
Cow cow blues / Charles Davenport.
In the dark / Lil Green.
Cherry red / Pete Johnson, Joe Turner.
When I been drinkin' / Big Bill Broonzy.
Shipwrecked blues / Spencer Williams.
Did you ever / Jimmy Rushing.
Country boy blues / Big Bill Broonzy.
Gully low blues / Louis Armstrong.
Organ grinder blues / Clarence Williams.
'Tain't nobody's bizness if I do / Porter Grainger and Everett Robbins.
Just a dream (On my mind) / Bill Broonzy.
Welfare store blues / Sonny Boy Williamson.
Confessin' the blues / Jay McShann and Walter Brown.
Baby please don't go / Joe Williams.
I wonder / Cecil Grant and Raymond Leveen.
In the evening (when the sun goes down) / Leroy Carr.
Mean old frisco blues / Arthur Crudup.
Grab me a freight / Lorraine Walton.
Highway 51 blues / Curtis Jones.
Your red wagon / Raye, DePaul and Jones.
Arkansas blues / Lada / Williams.
The down home blues / Delaney.
Goin' back to my plow / Big Bill Broonzy.
Sun gonna shine in my door / Big Bill Broonzy.
How long, how long blues / Leroy Carr.
Down hearted blues / Alberta Hunter and Lovie Austin.
Worried life blues / Maceo Merriweather.
Iv'e been treated wrong / Robert Brown.
Rain is such a lonesome sound / Jimmy Witherspoon; Rachel Witherspoon.
Nobody knows you (when you're down and out) / Jimmie Cox.
Michigan water blues / Clarence Williams.
W.P.A. blues / Lester Melrose; William Weldon.
Squeeze me / Words by Clarence Williams; music by Thomas "Fats" Waller.
Love me / J. McCoy.
My mellow man / Big Bill Broonzy.
'Fore day rider / Jay McShann; Walter Brown.
See see rider / Ma Rainey.
Piney brown blues / Joe Turner; Pete Johnson.
Peach orchard mama / Joe Williams.
Hootie blues / Charlie Parker; Jay McShann; Walter Brown.
99 blues / Robert Brown.
DuPree blues / George White, William Harmon.
Mister Freddie blues / J.H. "Freddie" Shayne.
I ain't for it / Hudson Whittaker.
Roll 'em Pete / Pete Johnson, Joe Turner.
You do me any old way / Big Bill Broonzy.
Outside of that / J.H. Trent; Clarence Williams.
Crazy blues / Perry Bradford.
Walkin' / Mary Lou Williams; Lindsay Steele.
Wee baby blues / P. Johnson, J. Turner.
Please, Mr. Johnson / Buddy Johnson.
Hey lawdy mama / Cleve Reed.
The blues ain't nothin' but a woman cryin' for her man / J. Mayo Williams.
Hurry sundown (see what tomorrow brings) / Richard Huey; Clarence Williams.
Keep your hand on your heart / Big Bill Broonzy.
My last goodbye to you / Big Bill Broonzy.
Key to the highway / Big Bill Broonzy and Charles Segar.
Baby heart blues / Jay McShann and Walter Brown.
Mean old world / Big Bill Broonzy.
Achin' hearted blues / Clarence Williams; Clarence Johnson and Spencer Williams.
Blues before sunrise / Leroy Carr.
Barefoot blues / Clarence Williams.
Lonely boy blues / Jay McShann; Walter Brown and Skippa Hall.
Hear me talkin' to ya / Louis Armstrong.
It's a low down dirty shame / Ollie Shepard.
Advice blues / Big Bill Broonzy.
Trouble in mind / Richard M. Jones.
Hello babe / Joe McCoy.
Big four blues / Leroy Carr.
Jailhouse blues / Bessie Smith and Clarence Williams.
Cryin' in my sleep / Jimmy Yancey.
Bottle it up and go / Robert Brown.
Louise, Louise blues / Johnny Temple, J. Mayo Williams.
I'd rather drink muddy water / Eddie Miller.
Farewell to storyville (Good time flat blues) / Spencer Williams.
Chicago blues / Lonnie Johnson.
I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town / William Weldon and Roy Jordan.
Rising river blues / Amos Easton.
The dirty dozens / Rufus Perryman.
Pinetop's blues / Pinetop Smith.
Mama's got the blues / Sarah Martin, Clarence Williams.
Mean mistreater / James Gordon.
Mean and evil woman blues / Hudson Whittaker.
Nobody knows the way I feel this morning / Tom Delaney, Fred Delaney.
Gulf Coast blues / Clarence Williams.
Six cold feet of ground / Leroy Carr.
Rusty Dusty blues / J. Mayo Williams.
I believe I'll make a change / Robert Brown.
West End blues / Joseph Oliver and Clarence Williams.
Woke up cold in hand / Jazz Gillum.
You don't know my mind / Jimmie Skinner.
Shady lane blues / Sonny Boy Williamson.
Western union man / Sonny Boy Williamson.
Terrible blues / Clarence Williams.
Sweet honey bee / Big Bill Broonzy.
Sail on, little girl, sail on / Amos Easton.
I've been dealin' with the devil / Robert Brown.
It seem like a dream / Yank Rachell.
Baby, I done got wise / Big Bill Broonzy.
Milk cow blues / Kokomo Arnold.

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