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Spivey, Victoria

Overview
Works: 356 works in 577 publications in 3 languages and 4,187 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Musical films  Blues (Music)  Concert television programs  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Television program excerpts  Scat singing  Jazz 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Author, Instrumentalist, Actor, Composer, Vocalist, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PS593.L8, 811.04
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victoria Spivey
Rhapsodies in black : music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
Louis Armstrong and Earl Hines by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues masters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Songs we taught your mother by Alberta Hunter( )

13 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blues is life by Victoria Spivey( )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Idle hours by Lonnie Johnson( )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman blues! by Victoria Spivey( )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential women in blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music down home : an introduction to Negro folk music, U.S.A. by Charles Edward Smith( Recording )

2 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the Negro South known familiarly as "Down Home" an art form, music, has been the binding fabric of cultural identity, entering into every phase of life, not merely in terms of spiritual and secular but in terms of work and play, love and loneliness, good and bad, the world of waiting and the wall of color."
Hallelujah( Visual )

2 editions published between 1929 and 1993 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all Black cast photoplay which depicts the life of a rural southern Black family written according to racist stereotypes prevalent at the time. Themes show illiterate Black plantation life, religious beliefs and superstitions, including a special baptism sequence, jealousy, greed, pride, and the relationships between men and women in a "sinful environment", including pre-marital sex, illegitimate children, etc
Louis Armstrong by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues line; a collection of blues lyrics by Eric Sackheim( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of blues lyrics heavily weighted to the so-called "country blues" but covering the whole spectrum of blues, from beginnings in Texas, the Mississippi delta, Alabama, and Georgia, as well as the female "city blues" singers of the mid-'20's, to later developments in such urban centers as Memphis, St. Louis and Chicago
The first time I met the blues by Buddy Guy( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and Czech and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raunchy business : hot nuts & lollypops( Recording )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in German and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Better boot that thing : great women blues singers of the 1920's( Recording )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victoria Spivey : complete recorded works in chronological order by Victoria Spivey( )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women of the blues( Recording )

5 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bawdy blues by Lonnie Johnson( )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Lucas Jane 1906-1976

Spivey, Queen Victoria

Spivey Regina 1906-1976

Spivey, Vicky

Spivey, Victoria Regina 1906-1976

Spivey, Victoria (Victoria Regina), 1906-1976

Victoria Spivey Amerikaans zangeres (1906-1976)

Victoria Spivey amerikansk sångare

Victoria Spivey amerikansk sanger

Victoria Spivey amerikansk songar

Victoria Spivey chanteuse de blues et de jazz

Victoria Spivey US-amerikanische Blues-Sängerin

Viktorija Spivi

Викторија Спиви

ویکتوریا اسپیوی خواننده آمریکایی

ヴィクトリア・スパイビー

Languages
English (60)

German (4)

Czech (1)

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