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Title The jazz singers [sound recording] : a Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994.

Publication Info. Washington, DC : The Smithsonian Collection of Recordings/Sony Music Special Products, [1998]
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 Nichols Adult Compact Discs Oversize  JAZZ JAZZ SIN    AVAILABLE
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Description 5 sound discs (367 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (127 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm) in box.
Series America's jazz heritage
Note Compact disc.
Accompanying book written by Robert G. O'Meally in container.
Contents Disc 1. West End blues -- In the house blues -- 2:19 blues -- I left my baby -- 'Tain't nobody's business if I do -- Blues with Helen -- I won't be here long -- Jelly, Jelly -- Lotus blossom / Julia Lee -- Goin' to Kansas CIty -- Goin' to Chicago -- She's got to go -- Never make your move too soon -- D.B. blues -- Come on in my kitchen -- Nobody's fault but mine -- One day -- I'm going to live the life I sing about in my song --Gimme a pigfoot -- Doctor jazz -- Shakin' the African -- It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing).
Disc 2. Man from Harlem -- Let me off uptown -- Saturday night fish fry -- Hogwash -- Good rockin' tonight -- All of me, top hat, white tie and tails -- I can't give you anything but love -- I can't give you anything but love/These foolish things/Me, myself and I -- Lover, come back to me -- Don't get around much anymore -- You're driving me crazy --Don't be that way -- Night and day -- Some of these days -- Wrap your troubles in dreams -- I get a kick out of you -- There's a small hotel --Just you, just me.
Disc 3. Give me the simple life -- Love me or leave me -- You are my sunshine -- What's going on -- I'm gonna lock my heart --Yesterdays/Strange fruit/You've changed -- Someone to watch over me/Until the real thing comes along -- Until the real thing comes along -- You don't know what love is -- For all we know -- Angel eyes -- In the still of the night -- Save your love for me -- Travelin' light -- Prelude to a kiss -- My little brown book -- Lush life -- I got it bad (And that ain't good).
Disc 4. This is always -- All of me -- What are you doing the rest of your life -- You're my thrill -- Could I be the one? -- Jazz me blues -- The Mooche -- Parker's mood -- Lullaby of Birdland -- Down for double -- Jumpin' at the Woodside -- Left alone -- Stolen moments -- Worry now later -- Get it straight -- 'Round midnight -- Doodlin -- Improvised scat song -- Hotter than that.
Disc 5. Sweet Sue (just you) -- My honey's lovin' arms -- Ool ya koo -- Disappointed -- Then there eyes -- The way you look tonight -- This masquerade [excerpts] -- Frenesi -- Jazzola -- Hobo, you can't ride this train -- Rockin' chair -- 'Taint what you do -- Vol vist du gaily star --We've got the blues -- Cow cow boogie -- Babalu (orooney) -- Chi-Chi-Chi-Chicago -- Did you call her today? [excerpt] -- Takes two to tango --Mumbles -- Close your eyes (shut yo' mouth).
Performer Various artists.
Subject Jazz vocals -- Sound recordings.
Jazz -- Sound recordings.
Added Author O'Meally, Robert G., 1948-
Added Title Smithsonian collection of jazz vocals from 1919-1994
Standard No. 033251113021
Music No. RD 113 The Smithsonian Collection of Recordings
RJ 0040 The Smithsonian Collection of Recordings
RD 113-1--RD 113-5 The Smithsonian Collection of Recordings
A5-28978 Sony Music Special Products
A-28979--A-28981 Sony Music Special Products
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