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Author Morton, Jelly Roll, -1941.

Title The pearls [sound recording] / Jelly Roll Morton.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder, p1993.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MJ MORT PEA M93CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (70 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 010930
Series The Library of Congress recordings ; v. 3
Morton, Jelly Roll, -1941. Library of Congress recordings; v. 3.
Note Biographical and program notes by James Dapogny on inserts.
Compact disc.
Contents The murder ballad : part 1 (4:05) -- The murder ballad : part 2, "Now let me tell you..." (4:17) --The murder ballad : part 3, "I know you've got my man..." (4:29) -- The murder ballad : part 4, "They brought that gal to the prison gate..." (4:19) -- The murder ballad : part 5, "Gal, when I get through, you'll think I'm a man..." (4:15) -- The murder ballad : part 6, "Ask my sister, please don't be like me..." (4:29) -- The murder ballad : part 7, "Goodbye to the world: I know I'm gone..." (4:32) -- Fickle Fay creep (3:17) -- Jungle blues (3:43) -- King Porter stomp, no. 2 (2:57) -- Sweet Peter (3:04) -- Hyena stomp (3:32) --Wolverine blues (begun) (3:45) -- Wolverine blues (concluded) (4:04) -- State and Madison (3:48) --The pearls (begun) (3:28) -- The pearls (concluded) (3:35) -- Bert Williams (3:41).
Performer Jelly Roll Morton, piano, vocals ; and in interviews with Alan Lomax.
Event Recorded May 23-June 7, 1938 by Alan Lomax in Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Subject Morton, Jelly Roll, d. 1941 -- Interviews.
Jazz -- 1931-1940.
Piano music (Jazz)
Piano music (Ragtime)
Ragtime music.
Added Author Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002. Interviewer.
Standard No. 011661109322
Music No. CD 1093 Rounder

 
    
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