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Armstrong, Louis
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written by Robert Santelli, fl. 1992 (New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1993), 2 page(s)
written by Robert Santelli, fl. 1992 (New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1993), 2 page(s)
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Classic Sounds of New Orleans from Smithsonian Folkways
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produced by Dr. Robert H. Cataliotti (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2010), 1 hour 15 mins, 26 page(s)

From street parades to nightclubs, from church houses to dance halls, music is key to New Orleans' uniqueness. Drawn from the Smithsonian Folkways repository of classic New Orleans sounds, this collection treats us to the city's many musical veins, including jazz, blues, rhythm and blues, gospel, spirituals, and...

produced by Dr. Robert H. Cataliotti (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2010), 1 hour 15 mins, 26 page(s)
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The Asch Recordings, 1939 to 1947 - Vol. 1: Blues, Gospel, and Jazz
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produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1966), 37 mins

From the Moses Asch archives comes a pair of early blues, gospel and jazz compilations. Lead Belly, celebrated albeit volatile American folk and blues singer / guitarist, graces this first volume with “Defense Blues” and “Keep Your Hands off Her,” but you’ll also find powerful performances in the Josh...

produced by Samuel Barclay Charters, 1929-2015 (Folkways Records, 1966), 37 mins
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Basie, Count
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written by Robert Santelli, fl. 1992 (New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1993), 2 page(s)
written by Robert Santelli, fl. 1992 (New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1993), 2 page(s)
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Morton, Jelly Roll
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written by Wolfram Knauer; edited by Samuel A. Floyd, Jr. (Chicago, IL: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1999), 10 page(s)
written by Wolfram Knauer; edited by Samuel A. Floyd, Jr. (Chicago, IL: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1999), 10 page(s)
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Williams, Clarence
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written by John Graziano, fl. 1999; edited by Samuel A. Floyd, Jr. (Chicago, IL: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1999), 14 page(s)
written by John Graziano, fl. 1999; edited by Samuel A. Floyd, Jr. (Chicago, IL: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1999), 14 page(s)
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W. C. Handy Blues: As Sung by His Daughter Katharine Handy Lewis in Traditional Style
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produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 (Folkways Records, 1958), 31 mins

Katherine Handy Lewis intended this album as a surprise for her father W.C. Handy, often remembered as the "Father of the Blues." Having grown up with his style of music, she reproduces it better than anyone. The album features the classics "Memphis Blues" and "Chantez-les-Bas," and Ms. Lewis is accompanied by Jam...

produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 (Folkways Records, 1958), 31 mins
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