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Blues masters [videorecording] : the essential history of the blues / a Lanny Lee production ; City Island Entertainment
DVDs DVDs | Rhino Home Video | 2002
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 781.643 B)
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Adult DVD-Nonfiction 781.643 B CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
Los Angeles, CA : Rhino Home Video, [2002]
Descript
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
Title from container.
Performer
Narrator, Chuck Niles.
Credits
Director, L.L. Tarter ; writer/assistant director, Barbara L. Kaye ; editor, Laurence J. Rosen.
Note
Previously published as two videocassettes in 1993.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music.
Contents
Levee blues (Son House) -- Pick a bale o' cotton (Leadbelly) -- St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) -- Lord, Lord, Lord [and] Harlem blues (Mamie Smith) -- Hey, lawdy mama (Roy Milton) -- Take me back, baby (Jimmy Rushing) -- Quicksand (Ethel Waters) -- Guitar shuffle (Big Bill Broonzy) -- Four day creep (Ida Cox) -- Fine and mellow (Billie Holiday) -- Hound dog (Big Mama Thornton) -- Hoochie coochie man (Muddy Waters) -- Shake, rattle and roll (Big Joe Turner) -- Going to Chicago (Joe Williams) -- I got my eyes on you (Buddy Guy) -- Ain't nobody's business (Jimmy Witherspoon) -- Darlin' you know I love you (B.B. King).
Local Note
MW, 10-09
Subject
Genre
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Alt Title
Essential history of the blues
ISBN
1566058414
9781566058414
Music #
R2 976075 Rhino Home Video
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