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From spirituals to swing : [the legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts], (sound recording)

Label
From spirituals to swing : [the legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts]
Title
From spirituals to swing
Title remainder
[the legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts]
Title variation
  • Legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts
  • Carnegie Hall concerts, 1938-1939
Subject
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
NTG
Date time place
Recorded in concert at Carnegie Hall Dec. 23, 1938 and Dec. 24, 1939; additional recording in the studio on June 3, 1938
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers
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  • Jazz
  • Blues (Music)
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Big band music
Label
From spirituals to swing : [the legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Jazz ensembles, blues, and spirituals
  • Subtitle from container inserts and box
  • Contains some previously released selections
  • Compact discs
  • Booklets are: From spirituals to swing (contains historical, performer and program notes) and The New Masses presents an evening of American Negro music, From spirituals to swing (dedicated to Bessie Smith) (a reproduction of the audience program from the Dec. 23, 1938 Carnegie Hall performance)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (43 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.) + 1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.), in box.
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. [December 23, 1938 concert]. Swingin' the blues/One o'clock jump (Count Basie & his orchestra) ; Introduction (John Hammond) ; Blues with Lips (Oran "Hot Lips" Page, with Count Basie Orchestra) ; I never knew/Don't be that way (Kansas City Five) ; Introduction (John Hammond) ; Blues with Helen (Helen Humes, with Kansas City Five) ; Introduction (John Hammond) ; I ain't got nobody (Count Basie) ; Jumpin' blues/Honky tonk train blues (Meade Lux Lewis) ; Low down dog/It's all right baby (Joe Turner) ; Boogie woogie (Albert Ammons) ; Cavalcade of boogie (Meade Lux Lewis ... [et al.]) ; Rock me/That's all (Sister Tharpe) ; What more can my Jesus do?/My poor mother died a'shoutin'/Are you living humble (Mitchell's Christian Singers) (52:13) --
  • Disc 2. [1938 concert continued]. Weary blues/Milenbery joys/I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate (New Orleans Feetwarmers) ; It was just a dream (Big Bill Broonzy) ; Fox chase (Sonny Terry) ; Carolina shout (James P. Johnson) ; Every tub/Stealin' blues (Count Basie & his orchestra) ; After you've gone (Kansas City Six) -- [June 3, 1938 studio date]. Oh, lady be good/Allez-oop/Mortgage stomp (Kansas City Five) -- [December 24, 1939 concert]. Spoken introduction (Sterling A. Brown) ; Gospel train/I'm on my way/Noah (Golden Gate Quartet) (49:11) --
  • Disc 3. [1939 concert continued]. I got rhythm/Flying home/Memories of you/ Stompin' at the Savoy/Honeysuckle Rose (Benny Goodman Sextet) ; Blueberry rhyme/The mule walk (James P. Johnson) ; Lowdown dirty shame/'Fore day creep (Ida Cox ... [et al.]) ; Done got wise/Louise, Louise (Big Bill Broonzy) ; Mountain blues/The new John Henry (Sonny Terry) ; Paging the devil/Way down yonder in New Orleans/Good morning blues (Kansas City Six) ; Old fashioned love/If I could be with you one hour tonight (Helen Humes) ; That rhythm man (Count Basie & his orchestra) ; Oh, lady be good (jam session) (69:35)
Control code
ocm42704857
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (171 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
169/71-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ABT-9639
  • 2031485
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
From spirituals to swing : [the legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall concerts], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Jazz ensembles, blues, and spirituals
  • Subtitle from container inserts and box
  • Contains some previously released selections
  • Compact discs
  • Booklets are: From spirituals to swing (contains historical, performer and program notes) and The New Masses presents an evening of American Negro music, From spirituals to swing (dedicated to Bessie Smith) (a reproduction of the audience program from the Dec. 23, 1938 Carnegie Hall performance)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (43 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.) + 1 booklet (19 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.), in box.
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. [December 23, 1938 concert]. Swingin' the blues/One o'clock jump (Count Basie & his orchestra) ; Introduction (John Hammond) ; Blues with Lips (Oran "Hot Lips" Page, with Count Basie Orchestra) ; I never knew/Don't be that way (Kansas City Five) ; Introduction (John Hammond) ; Blues with Helen (Helen Humes, with Kansas City Five) ; Introduction (John Hammond) ; I ain't got nobody (Count Basie) ; Jumpin' blues/Honky tonk train blues (Meade Lux Lewis) ; Low down dog/It's all right baby (Joe Turner) ; Boogie woogie (Albert Ammons) ; Cavalcade of boogie (Meade Lux Lewis ... [et al.]) ; Rock me/That's all (Sister Tharpe) ; What more can my Jesus do?/My poor mother died a'shoutin'/Are you living humble (Mitchell's Christian Singers) (52:13) --
  • Disc 2. [1938 concert continued]. Weary blues/Milenbery joys/I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate (New Orleans Feetwarmers) ; It was just a dream (Big Bill Broonzy) ; Fox chase (Sonny Terry) ; Carolina shout (James P. Johnson) ; Every tub/Stealin' blues (Count Basie & his orchestra) ; After you've gone (Kansas City Six) -- [June 3, 1938 studio date]. Oh, lady be good/Allez-oop/Mortgage stomp (Kansas City Five) -- [December 24, 1939 concert]. Spoken introduction (Sterling A. Brown) ; Gospel train/I'm on my way/Noah (Golden Gate Quartet) (49:11) --
  • Disc 3. [1939 concert continued]. I got rhythm/Flying home/Memories of you/ Stompin' at the Savoy/Honeysuckle Rose (Benny Goodman Sextet) ; Blueberry rhyme/The mule walk (James P. Johnson) ; Lowdown dirty shame/'Fore day creep (Ida Cox ... [et al.]) ; Done got wise/Louise, Louise (Big Bill Broonzy) ; Mountain blues/The new John Henry (Sonny Terry) ; Paging the devil/Way down yonder in New Orleans/Good morning blues (Kansas City Six) ; Old fashioned love/If I could be with you one hour tonight (Helen Humes) ; That rhythm man (Count Basie & his orchestra) ; Oh, lady be good (jam session) (69:35)
Control code
ocm42704857
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs (171 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
169/71-2
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ABT-9639
  • 2031485
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
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