Watch the closing doors a history of New York's musical melting pot. Vol. 1, 1945-59.

Format: Music CD 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual CD #9718 JAZ
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Audio Visual
Call Number  CD #9718 JAZ
CD1. Take the "A" train (Duke Ellington)
Bad (Cozy Cole)
Why do fools fall in love (Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers)
Mambo mucho mambo (Machito)
Shake a hand (Faye Adams)
Yellow dog blues (Louis Armstrong)
Talking union (The Almanac Singers)
Matilda (Harry Belafonte)
Minnie the moocher (Cab Calloway)
Coffee daddy blues (Danny Taylor)
Manteca (Dizzy Gillespie)
Little girl blue (Nina Simone)
In the still of the night (The Five Satins)
Autumn in New York (Billie Holiday)
Summertime (Miles Davis & Gil Evans)
Goodbye pork pie hat (Charles Mingus)
Indeterminacy pt. 2 (John Cage)
CD 2. Topsy II (Cozy Cole)
Op (The Honeycones)
Senor blues (Horace Silver)
Southern exposure (Josh White)
How can a poor man stand such times and live? (The New Lost City Ramblers)
Duncan and Brady (Dave Van Ronk)
Custard pie blues (Sonny Terry)
Money honey (The Drifters)
Morning, noon and night (Big Joe Turner)
Paradise Hill (The Embers)
Twilight (The Paragons)
One monkey don't stop no show (Big Maybelle)
Brilliant corners (Thelonious Monk)
Ripples (Raymond Scott)
Howl (Allen Ginsberg).

Additional Information
Subjects Jazz.
Popular music.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Year Zero,2011
Contributors Year Zero.
Participants/Performers Various performers.
Language English
Notes This two-disc set presents music from New York City's melting pot, 1945-1959. Includes tracks by Duke Ellington, Faye Adams, Louis Armstrong, Harry Belafonte, Nina Simone, John Cage, Horace Silver, New Lost City Ramblers, and more.
Originally recorded 1931-2007.
Compact discs.
Description 2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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