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Title Classic blues women. [sound recording].

Imprint Los Angeles, CA : Rhino, p1993.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    MJB COLL BM-11 R34CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Blues masters, the essential blues collection, v. 11.
Note Compact disc.
Program notes including personnel and discographical data by Samuel Charters on container insert.
Contents Crazy blues / Bradford (Mamie Smith & her Jazz Hounds) -- Papa de-da-da / Todd, Williams, Williams (Clarence Williams' Blue Five, vocal by Eva Taylor) -- My man rocks me (with one steady roll) / Barbour (Trixie Smith & the Jazz Masters) -- Railroad blues / Smith (Trixie Smith) -- Yonder come the blues / Rainey (Ma Rainey with her Georgia Band) -- Countin' the blues / Rainey (Ma Rainey acc. by her Georgia Jazz Band) -- Daddy goodbye blues (Ma Rainey) -- Baby, I can't use you no more / Matthews, Wallace (Sippie Wallace with Clarence Williams' Blue Five) -- Bone orchard blues / Cox (Ida Cox) -- Nobody knows you when you're down and out / Cox (Bessie Smith) -- Barrel house flat blues / Johnson (Mary Johnson) -- When a 'gator holler, folks say it's a sign of rain / Easton (Margaret Johnson with the Black and Blue Trio) -- Any-kind-a-man / Spivey (Victoria Spivey and her Chicago Four) -- You can't tell the difference after dark (Alberta Hunter) -- Little drops of water / Johnson (Henry Brown & Edith Johnson) -- Married man blues (Billie & Dee Dee Pierce) -- Careless love (Billie & Dee Dee Pierce) -- Stormy blues / Holiday (Billie Holiday).
Performer Blues vocals performed by various performers.
Event Songs originally recorded 1920-1961 and released 1920-1984.
Subject Blues (Music)
Jazz vocals.
Women jazz singers -- United States.
Added Author Smith, Mamie. voc
Taylor, Eva, 1896-1977.
Smith, Trixie, 1895-1943.
Rainey, Ma, 1886-1939.
Wallace, Sippie.
Cox, Ida, 1889-1967.
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937. voc
Johnson, Mary, (Vocalist.
Johnson, Margaret, (Vocalist. voc
Spivey, Victoria.
Hunter, Alberta. voc
Johnson, Edith.
Brown, Henry, 1906-1981- Instrumentalist.
Pierce, Billie, 1907-1974- Performer.
Pierce, De De, 1904-1973- Instrumentalist.
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959.
Jazz Hounds. Performer.
Clarence Williams' Blue Five. Performer.
Georgia Jazz Band.
Black and Blue Trio. Performer.
Chicago Four (Musical group) Performer.
Jazz Masters (Musical group) Performer.
ISBN 1568261519
Music No. R2 71134 Rhino

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