The Resource Bessie : music from the HBO film

Bessie : music from the HBO film

Label
Bessie : music from the HBO film
Title
Bessie
Title remainder
music from the HBO film
Contributor
Arranger
Composer
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mix of historical and contemporary recordings fills the soundtrack to the upcoming HBO film about the life of Bessie Smith. Included are tracks by Queen Latifah, who plays the blues icon in the film
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
781.5/42
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1901-1971
  • 1904-1943
  • 1894-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Queen Latifah
  • Giordano, Vince
  • Twillie, Carmen
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Bass, Pat
  • Tamar-kali
  • Waller, Fats
  • Wallace, Sippie
  • Salvant, Cécile McLorin
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Nighthawks (Musical group : Vince Giordano)
  • Hot Seven
  • Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band
  • Rhythm (Musical group : Fats Waller)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture music
  • Motion picture music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bessie : music from the HBO film
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Some tracks previously released: track 4 (1927); track 7 (1962); track 9 (1939); tracks 13&14 (1929)
  • Program notes, by Dee Rees, and full credits on container insert
Capture and storage technique
  • digital storage
  • analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • unknown
  • monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Weepin' woman blues
  • (Queen Latifah & Pat Bass)
  • See See Rider
  • (Tamar-kali)
  • Ballin' the jack
  • (Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band)
  • Down hearted blues
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • A good man is hard to find
  • (Fats Waller & His Rhythm)
  • Young woman's blues
  • Preachin' the blues
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • I've got what it takes (But it breaks my heart to give it away)
  • (Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks)
  • Work house blues
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • I'm a mighty tight woman
  • (Sippie Wallace)
  • (What did I do to be so) Black and blue
  • (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra)
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • Laugh, clown, laugh
  • (Cécile McLorin Salvant)
  • Long old road
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer (2015 remix)
  • (Bessie Smith featuring Queen Latifah)
  • A hot time in the old town
  • (Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks)
  • Prove it to me
  • (Carmen Twillie)
  • Weary blues
  • (Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seven)
Control code
ocn908736853
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (51 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 888750997029
  • 00888750997029
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
88875099702
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)908736853
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bessie : music from the HBO film
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Some tracks previously released: track 4 (1927); track 7 (1962); track 9 (1939); tracks 13&14 (1929)
  • Program notes, by Dee Rees, and full credits on container insert
Capture and storage technique
  • digital storage
  • analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • unknown
  • monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Weepin' woman blues
  • (Queen Latifah & Pat Bass)
  • See See Rider
  • (Tamar-kali)
  • Ballin' the jack
  • (Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band)
  • Down hearted blues
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • A good man is hard to find
  • (Fats Waller & His Rhythm)
  • Young woman's blues
  • Preachin' the blues
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • I've got what it takes (But it breaks my heart to give it away)
  • (Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks)
  • Work house blues
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • I'm a mighty tight woman
  • (Sippie Wallace)
  • (What did I do to be so) Black and blue
  • (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra)
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • Laugh, clown, laugh
  • (Cécile McLorin Salvant)
  • Long old road
  • (Queen Latifah)
  • Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer (2015 remix)
  • (Bessie Smith featuring Queen Latifah)
  • A hot time in the old town
  • (Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks)
  • Prove it to me
  • (Carmen Twillie)
  • Weary blues
  • (Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seven)
Control code
ocn908736853
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (51 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 888750997029
  • 00888750997029
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
88875099702
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)908736853
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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