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The Resource Big band jazz : from the beginnings to the fifties, [selected and annotated by Gunther Schuller and Martin Williams]

Big band jazz : from the beginnings to the fifties, [selected and annotated by Gunther Schuller and Martin Williams]

Label
Big band jazz : from the beginnings to the fifties
Title
Big band jazz
Title remainder
from the beginnings to the fifties
Statement of responsibility
[selected and annotated by Gunther Schuller and Martin Williams]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Solomon Jazz Collection
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
CU
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1356
LC item number
.B54 1983
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various performers and jazz bands
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Big band jazz : from the beginnings to the fifties, [selected and annotated by Gunther Schuller and Martin Williams]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Produced in association with RCA Special Products."
  • Source recordings from the Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University, private collectors, and participating record companies
  • Manual sequence
  • Program notes by the compilers including A selected bibliography of big bands and A biographical index by Leonard Guttridge (52 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Fletcher Henderson and his orchestra)
  • Just a-sittin' and a-rockin'
  • Perdido ;
  • The
  • "C" jam blues
  • Main stem
  • Happy go lucky local
  • (Duke Ellington and his famous orchestra)
  • Leap frog
  • (Louis Armstrong and his orchestra)
  • Till Tom special
  • Put it there
  • Flying home
  • (Lionel Hampton and his orchestra)
  • Down under
  • Apple honey
  • Bijou
  • Four brothers
  • (Woody Herman and his orchestra)
  • Cool breeze
  • (Billy Eckstine and his orchestra)
  • A
  • Stop kidding
  • night in Tunisia
  • Boyd meets Stravinsky
  • (Boyd Raeburn and his orchestra)
  • Our delight
  • Things to come
  • (Dizzy Gillespie and his orchestra)
  • Robbins nest
  • Donna Lee
  • (Claude Thornhill and his orchestra)
  • Elevation
  • (McKinneys Cotton Pickers)
  • (Elliot Lawrence and his orchestra)
  • What's new?
  • (Stan Kenton and his orchestra)
  • Ol' man river
  • (Luis Russell and his orchestra)
  • Starvation blues
  • (Jesse Stone and his Blue Serenaders)
  • Market Street stomp
  • (The Missourians)
  • Changes
  • Casa Loma stomp
  • (The Casa Loma Orchestra)
  • Toby
  • (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra)
  • Moten swing
  • (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra)
  • Madhouse
  • Fat babes
  • Rock and rye
  • Grand Terrace shuffle
  • Lonely melody
  • (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra)
  • Stomping at the Savoy
  • (Chick Webb's Savoy Orchestra)
  • Don't be that way
  • That naughty waltz
  • Harlem congo
  • (Chick Webb and his orchestra)
  • Mood indigo
  • Stratosphere
  • Stomp it off
  • (Paul Whiteman and his orchestra)
  • Organ grinder's swing
  • Uptown blues
  • (Jimmie Lunceford and his orchestra)
  • Benny Goodman and his orchestra:
  • Sometimes I'm happy
  • Youmans- Caesar--
  • King Porter
  • Morton
  • Sing, sing, sing
  • Prima
  • Copenhagen
  • Ridin' high
  • Porter
  • Mission to Moscow
  • Powell
  • Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy:
  • Big Jim blues
  • Williams-Lawson
  • Tommy Dorsey and his orchestra:
  • Song of India
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, arr. Dorsey-Bone-Mastren
  • Henderson stomp
  • Well, git it!
  • Oliver
  • On the sunny side of the street
  • McHugh-Fields
  • Opus no. one
  • Oliver
  • Count Basie and his orchestra:
  • One o'clock jump
  • Basie
  • Sent for you yesterday
  • Hop off
  • Basie-Durham- Rushing
  • Jumpin' at the Woodside
  • Volcano
  • 9:20 Special
  • Shiny stockings
  • (Count Basie and his orchestra)
  • Cherokee
  • Skyliner
  • (Charlie Barnet and his orchestra)
  • Begin the beguine
  • New King Porter Stomp
  • Rose Room
  • Star dust
  • (Artie Shaw and his orchestra)
  • I got rhythm
  • In the mood ;
  • A
  • string of pearls
  • (Glenn Miller and his orchestra)
  • The
  • mole ;
  • Down south camp meetin'
  • Friar Rock
  • (Harry James and his orchestra)
  • Shufflebug shuffle
  • (Benny Carter and his orchestra)
  • Tuxedo Junction
  • Midnight stroll
  • (Erskine Hawkins and his orchestra)
  • A
  • gypsy without a song
  • Take the "A" train
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
6 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
95786811
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • R 030
  • DMM 6-0610
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm21829739
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn793951824
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Big band jazz : from the beginnings to the fifties, [selected and annotated by Gunther Schuller and Martin Williams]
Publication
Note
  • "Produced in association with RCA Special Products."
  • Source recordings from the Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University, private collectors, and participating record companies
  • Manual sequence
  • Program notes by the compilers including A selected bibliography of big bands and A biographical index by Leonard Guttridge (52 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Fletcher Henderson and his orchestra)
  • Just a-sittin' and a-rockin'
  • Perdido ;
  • The
  • "C" jam blues
  • Main stem
  • Happy go lucky local
  • (Duke Ellington and his famous orchestra)
  • Leap frog
  • (Louis Armstrong and his orchestra)
  • Till Tom special
  • Put it there
  • Flying home
  • (Lionel Hampton and his orchestra)
  • Down under
  • Apple honey
  • Bijou
  • Four brothers
  • (Woody Herman and his orchestra)
  • Cool breeze
  • (Billy Eckstine and his orchestra)
  • A
  • Stop kidding
  • night in Tunisia
  • Boyd meets Stravinsky
  • (Boyd Raeburn and his orchestra)
  • Our delight
  • Things to come
  • (Dizzy Gillespie and his orchestra)
  • Robbins nest
  • Donna Lee
  • (Claude Thornhill and his orchestra)
  • Elevation
  • (McKinneys Cotton Pickers)
  • (Elliot Lawrence and his orchestra)
  • What's new?
  • (Stan Kenton and his orchestra)
  • Ol' man river
  • (Luis Russell and his orchestra)
  • Starvation blues
  • (Jesse Stone and his Blue Serenaders)
  • Market Street stomp
  • (The Missourians)
  • Changes
  • Casa Loma stomp
  • (The Casa Loma Orchestra)
  • Toby
  • (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra)
  • Moten swing
  • (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra)
  • Madhouse
  • Fat babes
  • Rock and rye
  • Grand Terrace shuffle
  • Lonely melody
  • (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra)
  • Stomping at the Savoy
  • (Chick Webb's Savoy Orchestra)
  • Don't be that way
  • That naughty waltz
  • Harlem congo
  • (Chick Webb and his orchestra)
  • Mood indigo
  • Stratosphere
  • Stomp it off
  • (Paul Whiteman and his orchestra)
  • Organ grinder's swing
  • Uptown blues
  • (Jimmie Lunceford and his orchestra)
  • Benny Goodman and his orchestra:
  • Sometimes I'm happy
  • Youmans- Caesar--
  • King Porter
  • Morton
  • Sing, sing, sing
  • Prima
  • Copenhagen
  • Ridin' high
  • Porter
  • Mission to Moscow
  • Powell
  • Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy:
  • Big Jim blues
  • Williams-Lawson
  • Tommy Dorsey and his orchestra:
  • Song of India
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, arr. Dorsey-Bone-Mastren
  • Henderson stomp
  • Well, git it!
  • Oliver
  • On the sunny side of the street
  • McHugh-Fields
  • Opus no. one
  • Oliver
  • Count Basie and his orchestra:
  • One o'clock jump
  • Basie
  • Sent for you yesterday
  • Hop off
  • Basie-Durham- Rushing
  • Jumpin' at the Woodside
  • Volcano
  • 9:20 Special
  • Shiny stockings
  • (Count Basie and his orchestra)
  • Cherokee
  • Skyliner
  • (Charlie Barnet and his orchestra)
  • Begin the beguine
  • New King Porter Stomp
  • Rose Room
  • Star dust
  • (Artie Shaw and his orchestra)
  • I got rhythm
  • In the mood ;
  • A
  • string of pearls
  • (Glenn Miller and his orchestra)
  • The
  • mole ;
  • Down south camp meetin'
  • Friar Rock
  • (Harry James and his orchestra)
  • Shufflebug shuffle
  • (Benny Carter and his orchestra)
  • Tuxedo Junction
  • Midnight stroll
  • (Erskine Hawkins and his orchestra)
  • A
  • gypsy without a song
  • Take the "A" train
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
6 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
95786811
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • R 030
  • DMM 6-0610
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm21829739
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn793951824
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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