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Bessie Smith songbook.

Format Musical Score and Print
Publication Info[United States] : Frank Music Corp. ; Milwaukee, WI : Exclusively distributed by H. Leonard Corp., ©1994.
Description1 score (151 pages) : portraits ; 28 cm
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937.
Included WorkAustin, Lovie Downhearted blues; arranged.
Included WorkCox, Jimmie. Nobody knows you when you're down and out; arranged.
Included WorkCreamer, Henry, 1879-1930 After you've gone; arranged.
Included WorkGrainger, Porter. Tain't nobody's biz-ness if I do; arranged.
Included WorkGreen, Eddie, 1901-1950. Good man is hard to find; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Baby doll; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Backwater blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Blue blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Dirty no-gooder's blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Foolish man blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Hard time blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. In the house blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. It makes my love come down; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Jailhouse blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Long road; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Lost your head blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. My man blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Pickpocket blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Please help me get him off my mind; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Poor man's blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Preachin' the blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Reckless blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Rocking chair blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Safety mama; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Shipwreck blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Standin' in the rain blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Wasted life blues; arranged.
Included WorkSmith, Bessie, 1898?-1937. Young woman's blues; arranged.
Included WorkThomas, George W. (George Washington), approximately 1885-1936. New Orleans hop scop blues; arranged.
Included WorkTroy, Henry, 1908-1962. Cake walking babies from home; arranged.
Included WorkWaller, Fats, 1904-1943. Squeeze me; arranged.
Included WorkWilliams, Clarence, 1893-1965. Baby, won't you please come home; arranged.
Included WorkWilliams, Clarence, 1893-1965. Gulf coast blues; arranged.
Included WorkWilliams, Clarence, 1893-1965. See if I'll care; arranged.
Included WorkWilliams, Spencer, 1889-1965 I ain't got nobody; arranged.
Included WorkWilson, Wesley, 1893-1958 Down in the dumps; arranged.
Included WorkWilson, Wesley, 1893-1958 Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer; arranged.
Included WorkWilson, Wesley, 1893-1958 Take me for a buggy ride; arranged.
Variant title Bessie Smith song book
Contents After you've gone / Henry Creamer ; Turner Layton -- Baby doll ; Backwater blues ; Blue blues / Bessie Smith -- Baby, won't you please come home / Charles Warfield ; Clarence Williams -- Cake walking babies from home / Henry Troy ; Chris Smith / Clarence Williams -- Dirty no-gooder's blues / Bessie Smith -- Down in the dumps / Wesley Wilson -- Downhearted blues / Lovie Austin ; Alberta Hunter -- Foolish man blues / Bessie Smith --Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer / Wesley Wilson -- Gulf Coast blues / Clarence Williams -- A good man is hard to find / Eddie Green -- Hard time blues / Bessie Smith -- I ain't got nobody (and nobody cares for me) / Spencer Williams -- In the house blues ; It makes my love come down / Bessie Smith -- Jailhouse blues / Bessie Smith ; Clarence Williams -- Long road ; Lost your head blues ; My man blues ; Pickpocket blues / Bessie Smith -- New Orleans hop scop blues / George W. Thomas -- Nobody knows you when you're down and out / Jimmie Cox --Please help me get him off my mind ; Poor man's blues ; Preachin' the blues ; Reckless blues / Bessie Smith -- Rocking chair blues / Bessie Smith ; Irving Johns -- Safety mamma / Bessie Smith -- See if I'll care / Clarence Williams ; Alex Hill -- Shipwreck blues ; Standin' in the rain blues / Bessie Smith -- Squeeze me / Clarence Williams ; Thomas "Fats" Waller -- Tain't nobody's biz-ness if I do / Porter Grainger ; Everett Robbins -- Take me for a buggy ride / Wesley Wilson -- Wasted life blues ; Young woman's blues / Bessie Smith.
General noteBlues, as recorded by Bessie Smith 1923-1933.
General noteFor voice and piano, with chord symbols.
General noteIncludes biographical notes.
ISBN0793532736 (pbk.) :
Publisher numberHL00308232 H. Leonard

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