Jelly Roll Morton the Library of Congress recordings

by Morton, Jelly Roll, 1890-1941,

Format: Music CD 2006
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Jz Mor 46527
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Jz Mor 46527
Dormont Public Library Audio Visual CD MORT LIBRARY
Location  Dormont Public Library
Collection  Audio Visual
The story of "I'm Alabama bound" ; "I'm Alabama bound" (4:03)
"King Porter stomp" ; The story of "King Porter stomp" (4:06)
Jelly Roll's background (2:21)
"Mr. Jelly Lord" (4:08)
Stomping grounds (2:34)
"The anamule dance" (3:46)
"Tiger rag" ; "Panama" (4:03)
The right tempo is the accurate tempo (4:39)
"Maple leaf rag" (3:31)
Jazz discords and story of "Kansas City stomp" ; "Kansas City stomp" (4:25)
"Kansas City stomp" (3:17)
"Wolverine blues" (4:00)
The Spanish tinge ; "New Orleans blues" ; "La paloma " (4:14)
"The crave" (4:32)
Sporting attire and shooting the agate (4:32)
Funeral march ; "Flee as the bird to the mountain" (4:12)
How Jelly got his name ; "Original Jelly Roll blues" (4:13).

Additional Information
Subjects Morton, Jelly Roll, -- 1890-1941 -- Interviews.
Piano music (Jazz)
Jazz vocals.
Jazz -- 1931-1940.
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Interviews.
Publisher Cambridge, Mass. :Rounder,2006
Other Titles Library of Congress recordings
Contributors Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002, recordist, interviewer.
Szwed, John F., 1936- writer of added commentary.
Participants/Performers Jelly Roll Morton, piano and vocals.
Language English
Notes Jazz and interviews.
"Highlights from the 8 CD set, including several of Jelly Roll's solo piano performances of his best known compositions, and segments of his remarkable spoken story"--Container.
Compact disc.
Biographical and program notes by John Szwed ([40] p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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