WorldCat Identities

Smith, Mamie

Overview
Works: 224 works in 324 publications in 2 languages and 3,299 library holdings
Genres: Music  Nonfiction films  Biography  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blues (Music)  History  Jazz vocals  Musical films  Educational films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Actor, Instrumentalist, Vocalist
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mamie Smith
 
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Rhapsodies in black : music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 378 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restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
American roots music( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Multiple languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of American roots music in the 20th century. Covers blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, zydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music
Blues masters : the essential history of the blues( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
Wild women don't have the blues by Christine Dall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through historic performances and recordings, captures the spirit of such pioneering blueswomen as Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey, Ethel Waters, Alberta Hunter, Ida Cox, Ida Goodson, and others
Blues masters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential women in blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of jazz : the New York scene by Samuel Charters( Recording )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rough guide to blues women : reborn and remastered( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a superb collection of great music in great performances which have been well remastered so they sound pretty clean but still thoroughly authentic
Mamie : complete recorded works in chronological order by Mamie Smith( )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues masters : history of the blues( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare performances and historical footage tracing the development of American blues music
Women of the blues( Recording )

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

Sidney Bechet by Sidney Bechet( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise in Harlem( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gangsters and music mix it up for a jumping and jiving joyfest
The sound of Harlem( Recording )

2 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stars of the Apollo( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stomp and swerve : American music gets hot( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginners : the original motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise in Harlem ; Burlesque in Harlem( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise in Harlem: Comic Lem Anderson does minstrel comedy on the vaudeville circuit, but dreams of becoming a serious stage actor. When he witnesses a mob hit, he is forced to leave town. He heads down south to find work, but he is plagued by personal demons and a drinking habit. Just as all seems lost, he is called back to New York to star in Shakespeare's play Othello, but when the mobsters learn he has returned, they resolve to silence him for good
Classic Coleman Hawkins sessions 1922-1947 by Coleman Hawkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The vision of this set is to present selected Coleman Hawkins recordings mainly from the 1930s and 1940s as originally recorded on labels currently owned by Sony Music Entertainment (Banner, Bluebird, Brunswick, Cameo, Clarion, Columbia, Conqueror, Domino, Harmony, Lincoln, Melotone, OKeh, Oriole, Perfect, Romeo, Signature, Velvet Tone, Victor, Vocalion and 'X'). We have also included sessions that currently have no ownership and are in the public domain (Baronet, Ca-Song, Continental, Manor and Regis). The criteria for admission then fell on all recordings led by Hawkins in addition to sessions where as a sideman for other bands he solos for more than 16 bars"--Book, p. 46
Sarah Vaughan : Lena Horne, Bessie Smith, Mamie Smith, Ida Cox, Ethel Waters by Sarah Vaughan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Besides compiling different clips showcasing the great Sarah Vaughan, this video is completed with additional clips featuring Lena Horne, Bessie Smith (singing her superb 'Saint Louis Blues' from 1929), Mamie Smith, Ida Cox, Ethel Waters and the International Sweethearts Of Rhythm, the legendary all female orchestra from the swing era"--Container
 
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Blues masters : the essential history of the blues
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Alternative Names
Mamie Smith

Mamie Smith American vaudeville singer and actress

Mamie Smith Amerikaans actrice (1883-1946)

Mamie Smith cantante, bailarina, pianista y actriz

Mamie Smith cantante, pianista e ballerina statunitense

Mamie Smith US-amerikanische Vaudeville-Sängerin, Tänzerin, Pianistin und Schauspielerin

Mamie Smith yhdysvaltalainen laulaja

Robinson Mamie

Robinson, Mamie 1883-1946

Smith, Mamie 1883-1946

Смит, Мэми

ম্যামি স্মিথ

マミー・スミス

麥米·史密斯

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