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The Resource The ladies sing the blues, the Minnesota Studio ; producer, Tom Jenz ; script, Leigh Kamman, (videorecording)

The ladies sing the blues, the Minnesota Studio ; producer, Tom Jenz ; script, Leigh Kamman, (videorecording)

Label
The ladies sing the blues
Title
The ladies sing the blues
Statement of responsibility
the Minnesota Studio ; producer, Tom Jenz ; script, Leigh Kamman
Contributor
Narrator
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historic filmed performances of women blues singers from 1929 through the 1950s. Singers are Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Billie Holiday, Ida Cole, Sister Rosetta Tharp, Connee Boswell, Dinah Washington, Ruth Brown, Lena Horne, Sarah Vaughn, Helen Humes and Peggy Lee. Includes background information on the singers as well as the performances
Member of
Cataloging source
VHB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Paul Henschel
Dewey number
781.643
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
LC call number
M1630.18
LC item number
.L24 2001v
PerformerNote
Narrator, Leigh Kamman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1959
  • 1894-1937
  • 1924-1963
  • 1896-1977
  • 1920-2002
  • 1907-1976
  • 1889-1967
  • 1915-1973
  • 1924-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jenz, Tom
  • Kamman, Leigh
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Washington, Dinah
  • Horne, Lena
  • Waters, Ethel
  • Lee, Peggy
  • Humes, Helen
  • Boswell, Connie
  • Cox, Ida
  • Tharpe, Rosetta
  • Vaughan, Sarah
  • Minnesota Studio, Inc
Runtime
60
Series statement
VIEW Video jazz series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women singers
  • Women blues musicians
  • Women musicians, Black
  • Blues (Music)
  • Jazz vocals
Technique
live action
Label
The ladies sing the blues, the Minnesota Studio ; producer, Tom Jenz ; script, Leigh Kamman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1986
  • Special features: interactive menus, instant access to songs, instant access to instrumental solos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) -- Darkies never dream (Ethel Waters) -- Quicksand (Ethel Waters with Count Basie & His Orchestra) -- Fine and mellow (Billie Holiday with Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Ben Webster, Roy Eldridge, and Gerry Mulligan) -- When you lose your money blues (Ida Cox with Jesse Crump) -- That lonesome road (Sister Rosetta Tharp) -- Nobody's sweetheart now (Connee Boswell) -- Lean baby (Dinah Washington) -- Only a moment ago (Dinah Washington) -- Have a good time (Ruth Brown) -- The man I love (Lena Horne) -- Unlucky woman (Lena Horne with Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra) -- You're mine you (Sarah Vaughan) -- I cried for you (Helen Humes with Count Basie & His Orchestra) -- Why don't you do right? (Peggy Lee with Benny Goodman & His Orchestra) -- I cover the waterfront (Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour)
Control code
ocm49631862
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9780803023130
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033909231398
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2313
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49631862
  • (OCoLC)49631862
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ladies sing the blues, the Minnesota Studio ; producer, Tom Jenz ; script, Leigh Kamman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1986
  • Special features: interactive menus, instant access to songs, instant access to instrumental solos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) -- Darkies never dream (Ethel Waters) -- Quicksand (Ethel Waters with Count Basie & His Orchestra) -- Fine and mellow (Billie Holiday with Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Ben Webster, Roy Eldridge, and Gerry Mulligan) -- When you lose your money blues (Ida Cox with Jesse Crump) -- That lonesome road (Sister Rosetta Tharp) -- Nobody's sweetheart now (Connee Boswell) -- Lean baby (Dinah Washington) -- Only a moment ago (Dinah Washington) -- Have a good time (Ruth Brown) -- The man I love (Lena Horne) -- Unlucky woman (Lena Horne with Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra) -- You're mine you (Sarah Vaughan) -- I cried for you (Helen Humes with Count Basie & His Orchestra) -- Why don't you do right? (Peggy Lee with Benny Goodman & His Orchestra) -- I cover the waterfront (Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour)
Control code
ocm49631862
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9780803023130
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033909231398
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
2313
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49631862
  • (OCoLC)49631862
System details
DVD, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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