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Title Billie Holiday [videorecording] : Billie's blues : her best performances on film / performed by Billie Holiday.

Imprint [United States] : Jazz Shots, [2010?]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    MJ HOLI BH H97DVD    DUE 06-23-21
Description 1 videodisc (38 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Contents God bless the child / Herzog, Holiday -- Now baby, or never / Holiday, Lewis -- My man / Charles, Pollack, Yvain -- Please don't talk about me when I'm gone / Clare, Palmer, Stept -- Billie's blues / Billie Holiday -- Easy to remember / Rodgers, Hart -- What a little moonlight can do / Woods -- Foolin' myself / Lawrence, Tinturin -- I only have eyes for you / Dubin, Warren -- Travelin' light / Mercer, Young -- Strange fruit / Lewis Allan -- I love you Porgy / George and Ira Gershwin -- Fine and mellow / Billie Holiday.
Performer Billie Holiday, vocals.
Summary "This DVD, which compiles most of Billie Holiday's filmed performances (omitted are only her two motion picture appearances on the films Symphony in black (1934) and New Orleans (1946), and a few 1950s broadcasts which had terrible image quality or were incomplete), covering the years 1950 to 1959 (the London show on tracks 11-12 was one of her very last performances)"
System Details DVD, all regions ; mono.
Subject Blues (Music) -- 1951-1960.
Jazz vocals.
Jazz -- 1951-1960.
Women jazz singers -- United States.
African American women jazz singers.
Women blues musicians -- United States.
Genre/Form Filmed performances.
Added Author Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959.
Jazz Shots (Firm)
Added Title Billie's blues
Standard No. 8436028690978
Music No. 2869097 Jazz Shots

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