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The Resource The essential Bessie Smith, (sound recording)

The essential Bessie Smith, (sound recording)

Label
The essential Bessie Smith
Title
The essential Bessie Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
biography of performer or history of ensemble
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Bessie
Date time place
Recorded between Apr. 11, 1923 and Nov. 24. 1933 in New York City
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Bessie Smith, vocals ; with various instrumental accompaniment
Series statement
Roots n' blues
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
  • Jazz vocals
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Rhythm and blues music
Label
The essential Bessie Smith, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Blues music
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • disc 1: Aggravatin' papa -- Baby won't you please come home -- 'Taint nobody's bizness if I do -- Jail-house blues -- Graveyard dream blues -- Ticket agent, ease your window down -- Boweavil blues -- Weeping willow blues -- Dying gambler's blues -- St. Louis blues -- You've been a good ole wagon -- Cake walkin' babies from home -- Careless love blues -- I ain't goin' to play second fiddle -- At the Christmas ball -- Jazzbo Brown from Memphis town -- Backwater blues -- After you've gone --
  • disc 2: Alexander's ragtime band -- There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight -- Trombone Cholly -- Send me to the 'lectric chair -- A good man is hard to find -- Dyin' by the hour -- Me and my gin -- Kitchen man -- Nobody knows you when you're down and out -- On revival day (a rhythmic spiritual) -- Moan, you moaners -- Black mountain blues -- Shipwreck blues -- Need a little sugar in my bowl -- Do your duty -- Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer -- Take me for a buggy ride -- Down in the dumps
Control code
tlc00001649
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
00288265
Other control number
074646492222
Other physical details
digital, mono
Publisher number
  • C2K 64922
  • CK 64923
  • CK 64924
  • DIDP 092969
  • DIDP 092970
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) l00288265
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The essential Bessie Smith, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Blues music
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • disc 1: Aggravatin' papa -- Baby won't you please come home -- 'Taint nobody's bizness if I do -- Jail-house blues -- Graveyard dream blues -- Ticket agent, ease your window down -- Boweavil blues -- Weeping willow blues -- Dying gambler's blues -- St. Louis blues -- You've been a good ole wagon -- Cake walkin' babies from home -- Careless love blues -- I ain't goin' to play second fiddle -- At the Christmas ball -- Jazzbo Brown from Memphis town -- Backwater blues -- After you've gone --
  • disc 2: Alexander's ragtime band -- There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight -- Trombone Cholly -- Send me to the 'lectric chair -- A good man is hard to find -- Dyin' by the hour -- Me and my gin -- Kitchen man -- Nobody knows you when you're down and out -- On revival day (a rhythmic spiritual) -- Moan, you moaners -- Black mountain blues -- Shipwreck blues -- Need a little sugar in my bowl -- Do your duty -- Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer -- Take me for a buggy ride -- Down in the dumps
Control code
tlc00001649
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
00288265
Other control number
074646492222
Other physical details
digital, mono
Publisher number
  • C2K 64922
  • CK 64923
  • CK 64924
  • DIDP 092969
  • DIDP 092970
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) l00288265
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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