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The Resource Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs, edited by W.C. Handy ; with an historical and critical text by Abbe Niles ; with pictures by Miguel Covarrubias ; revised by Jerry Silverman ; new introduction by William Ferris

Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs, edited by W.C. Handy ; with an historical and critical text by Abbe Niles ; with pictures by Miguel Covarrubias ; revised by Jerry Silverman ; new introduction by William Ferris

Label
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs
Title
Blues
Title remainder
an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs
Statement of responsibility
edited by W.C. Handy ; with an historical and critical text by Abbe Niles ; with pictures by Miguel Covarrubias ; revised by Jerry Silverman ; new introduction by William Ferris
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • historical information
  • ethnological information
Cataloging source
DLC
Form of composition
blues
Format of music
full score
LC call number
M1630.18
LC item number
.B626 1990
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1873-1958
  • 1904-1957
  • 1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Handy, W. C.
  • Niles, Abbe
  • Covarrubias, Miguel
  • Silverman, Jerry
  • Ferris, William R
Series statement
Da Capo paperback
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • Blues (Music)
Label
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs, edited by W.C. Handy ; with an historical and critical text by Abbe Niles ; with pictures by Miguel Covarrubias ; revised by Jerry Silverman ; new introduction by William Ferris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • For voice and piano; with chord symbols
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Macmillan Co., c1972
Bar code
31223052079879
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (p. 217-218)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The folk-blues as verse -- The folk-blues as music -- William Christopher Handy -- The modern blues and jazz -- The pioneers -- Influence of the blues on popular song -- Blues and recent jazz --
  • Train's a-comin' -- Let us cheer the weary traveller -- Somebody's wrong about dis Bible -- Joe Jacobs -- Goin' to see my Sarah -- Sail away, ladies -- Come on, Eph! -- Juba -- East St. Louis -- A typical stomp -- Careless love -- Ever after on -- Vesta and Mattie's blues -- Got no mo' home dan a dog -- Friendless blues -- The Memphis blues -- Dallas blues -- The jogo blues -- St. Louis blues --Yellow dog blues -- Golden brown blues -- Stingaree blues -- Florida blues -- The hesitating blues -- Joe Turner blues -- The snakey blues -- Wall Street blues -- Beal Street blues -- Tishomingo blues -- Hooking cow blues -- Blue gummed blues -- Blind man blues -- Deep river blues -- Goin' down that long long lonesome road -- Aunt Hagar's children -- Aunt Hagar's children blues -- Loveless love -- Sundown blues -- The basement blues -- Way down south where the blues began -- Basin Street blues -- The blues I've got -- Boogie-woogie on St. Louis blues -- Shoeboot's serenade -- The gouge of Armour Avenue -- Ole Miss -- Harlem blues -- John Henry blues -- Atlanta blues -- The Chicago gouge -- Chantez les bas -- Long gone -- Boodle-am
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 score (224 p.)
Isbn
9780306804113
Lccn
90039076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
0411
System control number
21677666
Label
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs, edited by W.C. Handy ; with an historical and critical text by Abbe Niles ; with pictures by Miguel Covarrubias ; revised by Jerry Silverman ; new introduction by William Ferris
Publication
Note
  • For voice and piano; with chord symbols
  • Reprint. Originally published: New York : Macmillan Co., c1972
Bar code
31223052079879
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (p. 217-218)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The folk-blues as verse -- The folk-blues as music -- William Christopher Handy -- The modern blues and jazz -- The pioneers -- Influence of the blues on popular song -- Blues and recent jazz --
  • Train's a-comin' -- Let us cheer the weary traveller -- Somebody's wrong about dis Bible -- Joe Jacobs -- Goin' to see my Sarah -- Sail away, ladies -- Come on, Eph! -- Juba -- East St. Louis -- A typical stomp -- Careless love -- Ever after on -- Vesta and Mattie's blues -- Got no mo' home dan a dog -- Friendless blues -- The Memphis blues -- Dallas blues -- The jogo blues -- St. Louis blues --Yellow dog blues -- Golden brown blues -- Stingaree blues -- Florida blues -- The hesitating blues -- Joe Turner blues -- The snakey blues -- Wall Street blues -- Beal Street blues -- Tishomingo blues -- Hooking cow blues -- Blue gummed blues -- Blind man blues -- Deep river blues -- Goin' down that long long lonesome road -- Aunt Hagar's children -- Aunt Hagar's children blues -- Loveless love -- Sundown blues -- The basement blues -- Way down south where the blues began -- Basin Street blues -- The blues I've got -- Boogie-woogie on St. Louis blues -- Shoeboot's serenade -- The gouge of Armour Avenue -- Ole Miss -- Harlem blues -- John Henry blues -- Atlanta blues -- The Chicago gouge -- Chantez les bas -- Long gone -- Boodle-am
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 score (224 p.)
Isbn
9780306804113
Lccn
90039076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Publisher number
0411
System control number
21677666

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