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Title Classic piano blues [sound recording] : from Smithsonian Folkways.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Performer Various performers.
Note Previously released material.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Jeff Place, including bibliography and discography (27 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Dedication to Pete Johnson (Memphis Slim) (3:12) -- Early in the morning (Booker T. Laury) (3:06) -- How long blues (Speckled Red) (3:20) -- Yellow dog blues (James P. Johnson and Katherine Handy Lewis) (2:56) -- Key to the highway (Memphis Slim and Jazz Gillum) (2:54) -- Medium blues (Meade "Lux" Lewis) (2:51) -- Black wolf blues (Champion Jack Dupree) (2:57) -- Dices blues (Big Chief Ellis) (4:54) -- Big fat woman (Lead Belly) (1:10) -- Harlem parlor blues (Sammy Price) (2:51) -- Little drops of water (Henry Brown with Edith North Johnson) (3:03) -- Pinetop's boogie woogie (Little Brother Montgomery) (4:08) -- Pinetop's boogie woogie (Speckled Red) (3:26) -- Wish me well (Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon) (2:10) -- All my money's gone (Henry Townsend) (2:53) -- You're my man (Victoria Spivey) (4:33) -- On my way to see Moe Asch (Champion Jack Dupree) (4:21) -- Sweet old Chicago (Roosevelt Sykes) (2:56) -- No special rider blues (Little Brother Montgomery) (3:29) -- Hesitation blues (James P. Johnson) (3:05).
Subject Piano music (Blues) -- Sound recordings.
Blues (Music) -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Memphis Slim, performer.
Laury, Booker T., 1914-1995, performer.
Speckled Red, 1892-1973, performer.
Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955, performer.
Lewis, Katherine Handy, 1902-1982, performer.
Gillum, Jazz, 1904-1966, performer.
Lewis, Meade, 1905-1964, performer.
Dupree, Champion Jack, -1992, performer.
Ellis, Wilbert, 1914-1977, performer.
Leadbelly, 1885-1949, performer.
Price, Sammy, performer.
Brown, Henry, 1906-1981, performer.
Johnson, Edith, performer.
Montgomery, Little Brother, 1906-1985, performer.
Dixon, Willie, 1915-1992, performer.
Townsend, Henry, performer.
Spivey, Victoria, performer.
Sykes, Roosevelt, performer.
Added Title Piano blues
Standard No. 093074019627
Music No. SFW CD 40196 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

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