From Spirituals to Swing

From Spirituals to Swing

The Legendary 1938 & 1939 Carnegie Hall Concerts

Music CD - 1999
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Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Vanguard, [1999]
Copyright Date: ℗1999
Branch Call Number: COMP DISC BOX 781.65 FROM
Characteristics: digital,1.4 m/s,mono
3 sound discs (171 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Notes: Issued in 3 containers in box
Booklets are: From spirituals to swing (contains historical, performer and program notes) (43 pages : ill. ; 30 cm.) ; 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) (19 pages : ill. ; 30 cm.)
Contains 23 previously released selections
Title from container inserts and box
Jazz ensembles, blues, and spirituals
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