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Author Morton, Jelly Roll, -1941.

Title The Library of Congress recordings. Vol. 1, Kansas City stomp [sound recording] / Jelly Roll Morton.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, p1993.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MJ MORT KCS M91CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
Biographical and program notes by James Dapogny on container insert.
Contents I'm Alabama bound (no. 1) -- I'm Alabama bound (no. 2) -- King Porter stomp (no. 1) -- You can have it, I don't want it -- The miserere (straight, begun) -- The miserere (straight, concluded) -- Sammy Davis's style -- Pretty baby -- Tony Jackson's Naked dance -- Honky tonk blues -- Levee man blues -- Aaron Harris blues -- Game kid blues (begun) -- Game kid blues (concluded) -- Buddy Carter rag -- Steal away; and, Nearer, my God to Thee -- Flee as a bird to the mountain -- Oh! Didn't he ramble (begun) -- Oh! Didn't he ramble (concluded) -- Tiger rag : The quadrille (begun) -- Tiger rag : The quadrille (concluded) --
Continued: Tiger rag (begun) -- Tiger rag (concluded) -- Panama (incomplete) -- Kansas City stomp (begun) -- Kansas City stomp (concluded) -- (Darktown) Strutters' ball -- Sweet jazz music -- Salty dog -- Hesitating blues -- My gal Sal -- Randall's tune -- Maple leaf rag (St. Louis tempo, begun) -- Maple leaf rag (St. Louis tempo, concluded) -- Maple leaf rag (Morton style) -- The miserere (swung) -- Low-down blues (New Orleans blues).
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 Jazz -- 1931-1940.
Piano music (Jazz)
Piano music (Ragtime)
Jazz vocals.
Added Author Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002.
Added Title Kansas City stomp.
Standard No. 011661109124
Music No. CD 1091 Rounder

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