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The jazz singers : [a Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994], (sound recording)

Label
The jazz singers : [a Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994]
Title
The jazz singers
Title remainder
[a Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SDE
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various artists
Label
The jazz singers : [a Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Accompanying book written by Robert G. O'Meally
  • "America's Jazz Heritage"--Box
Accompanying material
1 book (127 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.) in box.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • (Jimmy Rushing)
  • 'Tain't nobody's business if I do
  • (Billie Holiday)
  • Blues with Helen
  • (Helen Humes)
  • I won't be here long
  • (Hot Lips Page)
  • Jelly, Jelly
  • (Billy Eckstine)
  • Lotus blossom
  • Disc 1. Steeped in the blues:
  • (Julia Lee)
  • Goin' to Kansas CIty
  • (Jimmy Witherspoon)
  • Goin' to Chicago
  • (Joe Williams/Lambert, Hendricks, and Ross)
  • She's got to go
  • (Ernie Andrews)
  • Never make your move too soon
  • (Ernestine Anderson)
  • D.B. blues
  • West End blues
  • (Lorez Alexandria)
  • Come on in my kitchen
  • (Cassandra Wilson)
  • Straight out of church:
  • Nobody's fault but mine
  • (Blind Willie Johnson)
  • One day
  • (Angelic Gospel Singers/Dixie Hummingbirds)
  • I'm going to live the life I sing about in my song
  • (Mahalia Jackson)
  • (Eva Taylor)
  • Lets have a party:
  • Gimme a pigfoot
  • (Bessie Smith)
  • Doctor jazz
  • (Jelly Roll Morton)
  • Shakin' the African
  • (Don Redman)
  • It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing)
  • (Ivie Anderson). --
  • In the house blues
  • (Bessie Smith)
  • 2:19 blues
  • (Louis Armstrong)
  • I left my baby
  • (Louis Jordan)
  • Good rockin' tonight
  • (Wynonie Harris)
  • Swinging the songbook:
  • All of me, top hat, white tie and tails
  • (L. Armstrong)
  • I can't give you anything but love
  • (Ethel Waters)
  • I can't give you anything but love/These foolish things/Me, myself and I
  • (Billie Holiday)
  • Disc 2.
  • Lover, come back to me
  • (Mildred Bailey)
  • Don't get around much anymore
  • (Al Hibbler)
  • You're driving me crazy
  • (Joe Turner)
  • Don't be that way
  • (Ella Fitzgerald, L. Armstrong)
  • Night and day
  • (Frank Sinatra)
  • Man from Harlem
  • Some of these days
  • (Jimmy Rushing)
  • Wrap your troubles in dreams
  • (Sarah Vaughan)
  • I get a kick out of you
  • (Dinah Washington)
  • There's a small hotel
  • (Joe Williams)
  • Just you, just me
  • (Nat King Cole). --
  • (Cab Calloway)
  • Let me off uptown
  • (Anita O'Day)
  • Saturday night fish fry
  • (Pearl Bailey/Moms Mabley)
  • Hogwash
  • (Marvin Gaye)
  • I'm gonna lock my heart
  • (Etta Jones)
  • After hours:
  • Yesterdays/Strange fruit/You've changed
  • (B. Holiday)
  • Someone to watch over me/Until the real thing comes along
  • (E. Fitzgerald)
  • Until the real thing comes along
  • (Fats Waller)
  • Disc 3.
  • You don't know what love is
  • (D. Washington)
  • For all we know
  • (June Christy)
  • Angel eyes
  • (Chris Connor)
  • In the still of the night
  • (B. Eckstine)
  • Save your love for me
  • (Nancy Wilson)
  • Give me the simple life
  • Travelin' light
  • (Shirley Horn)
  • Prelude to a kiss
  • (S. Vaughan)
  • My little brown book
  • (Gloria Lynne)
  • Lush life
  • (Johnny Hartmann)
  • I got it bad (And that ain't good)
  • (Carmen McRae). --
  • (Dakota Station)
  • Love me or leave me
  • (Nina Simone)
  • You are my sunshine
  • (Aretha Franklin)
  • What's going on
  • Disc 4. This is always (Betty Carter) -- All of me (Little Jimmy Scott) -- What are you doing the rest of your life? (Earl Coleman) -- You're my thrill (Helen Merrill) -- Could I be the one? (Al Green) -- Jazz compositions. Jazz me blues (Lucille Hegamin) -- The mooche (Baby Cox) -- Parker's mood (King Pleasure) -- Lullaby of Birdland (Sarah Vaughan) -- Down for Double (Mel Torme) -- Jumpin' at the Woodside (Dave Lambert/Jon Hendricks/Annie Ross) -- Left Alone (Abbey Lincoln) -- Stolen Moments (Mark Murphy) -- Worry Now Later (Jeanne Lee) -- Get It Straight (Carmen McRae) -- 'Round Midnight (Bobby McFerrin) -- Doodlin' (Bridgewater, Dee Dee) -- Scat and vocalese: Improvised Scat Song (Jelly Roll Morton) -- Hotter Than That (Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five). --
  • Disc 5. Sweet Sue, Just You (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra) -- My Honey's Lovin' Arms (Bing Crosby / Mills Brothers) -- Ool-Ya-Koo (Dizzy Gillespie) -- Disappointed [excerpt] (Eddie Jefferson) -- Them There Eyes (Ella Fitzgerald) -- The Way You Look Tonight (Anita O'Day) -- This Masquerade [excerpt] (George Benson) -- Frenesi (Betty Carter) -- Novelties and take-offs. Jazzola (Noble Sissle) -- Hobo, You Can't Ride This Train (Louis Armstrong) -- Rockin' Chair (Louis Armstrong) -- 'Tain't What You Do (Trummy Young) -- Vol Vist du Gaily Star (Bon Bon) -- We've Got the Blues (Leo Watson & Spirits Of Rhythm) -- Cow Cow Boogie (Ella Fitzgerald) -- Babalu (Orooney) (Slim Gaillard & His Orchestra) -- Chi-Chi-Chi-Chicago (Nellie Lutcher & Her Rhythm) -- Did You Call Her Today [excerpt] (Ben Webster) -- Takes Two to Tango (Lester Young) -- Mumbles (Clark Terry) -- Close Your Eyes (Shut Yo' Mouth) (Slam Stewart / Major Holley)
Control code
ocm39673490
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
033251113021
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • RD 113
  • RJ 0040
  • RD 113-1--RD 113-5
  • A5-28978
  • A-28979--A-28981
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
39673490
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The jazz singers : [a Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Accompanying book written by Robert G. O'Meally
  • "America's Jazz Heritage"--Box
Accompanying material
1 book (127 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.) in box.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • (Jimmy Rushing)
  • 'Tain't nobody's business if I do
  • (Billie Holiday)
  • Blues with Helen
  • (Helen Humes)
  • I won't be here long
  • (Hot Lips Page)
  • Jelly, Jelly
  • (Billy Eckstine)
  • Lotus blossom
  • Disc 1. Steeped in the blues:
  • (Julia Lee)
  • Goin' to Kansas CIty
  • (Jimmy Witherspoon)
  • Goin' to Chicago
  • (Joe Williams/Lambert, Hendricks, and Ross)
  • She's got to go
  • (Ernie Andrews)
  • Never make your move too soon
  • (Ernestine Anderson)
  • D.B. blues
  • West End blues
  • (Lorez Alexandria)
  • Come on in my kitchen
  • (Cassandra Wilson)
  • Straight out of church:
  • Nobody's fault but mine
  • (Blind Willie Johnson)
  • One day
  • (Angelic Gospel Singers/Dixie Hummingbirds)
  • I'm going to live the life I sing about in my song
  • (Mahalia Jackson)
  • (Eva Taylor)
  • Lets have a party:
  • Gimme a pigfoot
  • (Bessie Smith)
  • Doctor jazz
  • (Jelly Roll Morton)
  • Shakin' the African
  • (Don Redman)
  • It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing)
  • (Ivie Anderson). --
  • In the house blues
  • (Bessie Smith)
  • 2:19 blues
  • (Louis Armstrong)
  • I left my baby
  • (Louis Jordan)
  • Good rockin' tonight
  • (Wynonie Harris)
  • Swinging the songbook:
  • All of me, top hat, white tie and tails
  • (L. Armstrong)
  • I can't give you anything but love
  • (Ethel Waters)
  • I can't give you anything but love/These foolish things/Me, myself and I
  • (Billie Holiday)
  • Disc 2.
  • Lover, come back to me
  • (Mildred Bailey)
  • Don't get around much anymore
  • (Al Hibbler)
  • You're driving me crazy
  • (Joe Turner)
  • Don't be that way
  • (Ella Fitzgerald, L. Armstrong)
  • Night and day
  • (Frank Sinatra)
  • Man from Harlem
  • Some of these days
  • (Jimmy Rushing)
  • Wrap your troubles in dreams
  • (Sarah Vaughan)
  • I get a kick out of you
  • (Dinah Washington)
  • There's a small hotel
  • (Joe Williams)
  • Just you, just me
  • (Nat King Cole). --
  • (Cab Calloway)
  • Let me off uptown
  • (Anita O'Day)
  • Saturday night fish fry
  • (Pearl Bailey/Moms Mabley)
  • Hogwash
  • (Marvin Gaye)
  • I'm gonna lock my heart
  • (Etta Jones)
  • After hours:
  • Yesterdays/Strange fruit/You've changed
  • (B. Holiday)
  • Someone to watch over me/Until the real thing comes along
  • (E. Fitzgerald)
  • Until the real thing comes along
  • (Fats Waller)
  • Disc 3.
  • You don't know what love is
  • (D. Washington)
  • For all we know
  • (June Christy)
  • Angel eyes
  • (Chris Connor)
  • In the still of the night
  • (B. Eckstine)
  • Save your love for me
  • (Nancy Wilson)
  • Give me the simple life
  • Travelin' light
  • (Shirley Horn)
  • Prelude to a kiss
  • (S. Vaughan)
  • My little brown book
  • (Gloria Lynne)
  • Lush life
  • (Johnny Hartmann)
  • I got it bad (And that ain't good)
  • (Carmen McRae). --
  • (Dakota Station)
  • Love me or leave me
  • (Nina Simone)
  • You are my sunshine
  • (Aretha Franklin)
  • What's going on
  • Disc 4. This is always (Betty Carter) -- All of me (Little Jimmy Scott) -- What are you doing the rest of your life? (Earl Coleman) -- You're my thrill (Helen Merrill) -- Could I be the one? (Al Green) -- Jazz compositions. Jazz me blues (Lucille Hegamin) -- The mooche (Baby Cox) -- Parker's mood (King Pleasure) -- Lullaby of Birdland (Sarah Vaughan) -- Down for Double (Mel Torme) -- Jumpin' at the Woodside (Dave Lambert/Jon Hendricks/Annie Ross) -- Left Alone (Abbey Lincoln) -- Stolen Moments (Mark Murphy) -- Worry Now Later (Jeanne Lee) -- Get It Straight (Carmen McRae) -- 'Round Midnight (Bobby McFerrin) -- Doodlin' (Bridgewater, Dee Dee) -- Scat and vocalese: Improvised Scat Song (Jelly Roll Morton) -- Hotter Than That (Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five). --
  • Disc 5. Sweet Sue, Just You (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra) -- My Honey's Lovin' Arms (Bing Crosby / Mills Brothers) -- Ool-Ya-Koo (Dizzy Gillespie) -- Disappointed [excerpt] (Eddie Jefferson) -- Them There Eyes (Ella Fitzgerald) -- The Way You Look Tonight (Anita O'Day) -- This Masquerade [excerpt] (George Benson) -- Frenesi (Betty Carter) -- Novelties and take-offs. Jazzola (Noble Sissle) -- Hobo, You Can't Ride This Train (Louis Armstrong) -- Rockin' Chair (Louis Armstrong) -- 'Tain't What You Do (Trummy Young) -- Vol Vist du Gaily Star (Bon Bon) -- We've Got the Blues (Leo Watson & Spirits Of Rhythm) -- Cow Cow Boogie (Ella Fitzgerald) -- Babalu (Orooney) (Slim Gaillard & His Orchestra) -- Chi-Chi-Chi-Chicago (Nellie Lutcher & Her Rhythm) -- Did You Call Her Today [excerpt] (Ben Webster) -- Takes Two to Tango (Lester Young) -- Mumbles (Clark Terry) -- Close Your Eyes (Shut Yo' Mouth) (Slam Stewart / Major Holley)
Control code
ocm39673490
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other control number
033251113021
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • RD 113
  • RJ 0040
  • RD 113-1--RD 113-5
  • A5-28978
  • A-28979--A-28981
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
39673490
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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