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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Bessie Smith; Duke Ellington; Billie Holiday; Louis Jordan; Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra.; Duke Ellington Orchestra.; Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five.
|Notes:||Title from cassette label.
Videorecording of films originally issued in 1929, 1935, and 1945.
"A Video Yesteryear Recording."
1st film includes arrangements by W.C. Handy and Rosamond Johnson; 3rd film includes "musical compositions by Fleecie Moore, Danny Baxter, Eugene Phillips, Arnold Thomas, and Wilmor "Slick" Jones."
Publisher's no.: 328.
|Credits:||Directors: Dudley Murphy (1st film), Fred Waller (2nd), William Forest Crouch (3rd) ; Berle Adams, producer (3rd).|
|Performer(s):||In the 1st film : Bessie Smith, vocal ; The Fletcher Henderson Orchestra. In the 2nd : The Duke Ellington Orchestra ; Billie Holiday, vocal ; Duke Ellington, piano and conductor. In the 3rd : Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five ; Louis Jordan, saxophone, vocal.|
|Description:||1 videocassette (44 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.|
|Contents:||St. Louis blues --
Symphony in black : a rhapsody of Negro life --
|Other Titles:||St. Louis blues
Saint Louis blues
Symphony in black
|Responsibility:||with Bessie Smith, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Louis Jordan, the Fletcher Henderson Orchestra.|