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Corporate Author Paragon Ragtime Orchestra. Performer.

Title Black Manhattan. Volume 2 [sound recording] / The Paragon Ragtime Orchestra ; Rick Benjamin, director.

Imprint Brooklyn : New World Records, p2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    MJB PARA BM-2 P31CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (71 min., 31 sec) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Vocal and instrumental music by African-American musicians active in Manhattan, 1896-1921.
"Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc."
Compact disc.
Program notes and biographical notes on the composers by Rick Benjamin with selected bibliography (47 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Contents Shuffle along overture / Eubie Blake ; Will H. Vodery (6:30) -- Nobody / Bert A. Williams (4:54) -- That's got 'em : rag / Wilbur C. Sweatman (2:26) -- Honey lamb : ballad / Al. Johns (3:26) -- Brazilian dreams : tango-intermezzo / Will H. Dixon (3:59) -- Down in honky tonk town : one-step / Chris Smith (2:04) -- Returned : a negro ballad / Will Marion Cook (6:23) -- The bell hop rag / Frederick M. Bryan (3:28) -- Black Patti waltzes / Will Accooe (6:16) -- Goodnight Angeline / James Reese Europe (3:08) -- The Castle walk : one-step / James Reese Europe ; Ford T. Dabney (2:46) -- Aunt Hagar's children blues / W.C. Handy (2:39) -- Valse angelique / J. Tim Brymn (3:56) -- At the ball, that's all / J. Leubrie Hill (2:37) -- When the moon shines : from the 1904 revival of In Dahomey / James J. Vaughan (3:53) -- Oh! You devil : rag / Ford T. Dabney (3:35) -- Brath of autumn : concert waltz / Will H. Dixon (3:37) -- Pine apple rag song / Scott Joplin (2:50) -- Fizz water : one-step / Eubie Blake (2:26).
Performer Paragon Ragtime Orchestra ; Edward Pleasant, baritone ; Anita Johnson, soprano ; Robert Mack, tenor ; Linda Thompson Williams, blues singer ; Rick Benjamin, director.
Event Recorded June 1-2, 2012, Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City.
Language The vocal selections sung in English.
Subject Ragtime music.
Blues (Music)
Dance music.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Music.
Popular music -- 1901-1910.
Popular music -- 1911-1920.
Popular instrumental music -- 1901-1910.
Popular instrumental music -- 1911-1920.
Added Author Benjamin, Rick. Conductor.
Vodery, Will H. Arranger.
Pleasant, Edward. voc
Johnson, Anita (Vocalist) voc
Mack, Robert, (Tenor. voc
Williams, Linda Thompson. voc
Blake, Eubie, 1887-1983. Shuffle along Overture.
Williams, Bert, 1874-1922. Nobody.
Sweatman, Wilbur C. S. That's got 'em.
Johns, Al., 1878 or 1879-1928. Honey lamb.
Dixon, Will H. (William Henry), 1879-1917. Brazilian dreams.
Smith, Chris, 1879-1949. Down in honky tonk town.
Cook, Will Marion. Returned.
Bryan, Frederick M. Bell hop rag.
Accooe, Will, 1874-1904. Black Patti waltzes.
Europe, James Reese, 1881-1919. Good night Angeline.
Europe, James Reese, 1881-1919. Castle walk.
Handy, W. C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958. Aunt Hagar's blues.
Brymn, J. Tim, 1881-1946. Valse angélique.
Hill, J. Leubrie (John Leubrie), -1916. My friend from Kentucky. At the ball, that's all.
Vaughan, James, 1874-approximately 1935. When the moon shines.
Dabney, Ford T., 1883-1958. King's quest. Oh! you devil.
Dixon, Will H. (William Henry), 1879-1917. Breath of autumn.
Joplin, Scott, 1868-1917. Pine apple rag (Piano work)
Blake, Eubie, 1887-1983. Fizz water.
Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc.
Standard No. 093228073123
Music No. 80731-2 New World Records

 
    
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