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Blues masters : history of the blues

Author: Son HouseLeadbellyBessie SmithMamie SmithRoy MiltonAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Rhino Home Video, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Music
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Son House; Leadbelly; Bessie Smith; Mamie Smith; Roy Milton; Jimmy Rushing; Ethel Waters; Big Bill Broonzy; Ida Cox; Billie Holiday; Big Mama Thornton; Muddy Waters; Joe Turner; Joe Williams; Buddy Guy; Jimmy Witherspoon; B B King; City Island Entertainment (Firm); Rhino Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 32521651
Notes: Not rated.
Container subtitle: the essential history of the blues.
Credits: Director, L.L. Tarter ; writer/assistant director, Barbara L. Kaye ; editor, Laurence J. Rosen.
Performer(s): Narrator, Chuck Niles.
Description: 2 videocassettes (51 min. each) : sd. (stereo.), col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: vol. 1. 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) --
vol. 2. 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).
Other Titles: Blues masters : the essential history of the blues
History of the blues
Responsibility: a Lanny Lee production ; City Island Entertainment.

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Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music.

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