Smithsonian collection of classic jazz

Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Collection of Recordings, 1987. Chrome Cassette Edition. Cassette. Five cassettes + Jazz history/discography booklet, 120 p, b&w illus. Gentle wear to box edges and corners, light soiling to box, booklet in near-pristine condition, only extremely mild rubbing to spine head and foot, extremely gentle rubbing to corners, else booklet is Near Fine(+), tapes are Fine, in a Very Good box. Item #88674

Uncommon. Striking cover art. Jazz, Piano music. || Great photographs of jazz musicians in booklet. || Contents: Maple leaf rag (Scott Joplin) -- Maple leaf rag (Jelly Roll Morton) -- St. Louis blues (Bessie Smith) -- Lost your head blues (Bessie Smith) -- Dippermouth blues (King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band) -- Black bottom stomp (Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers) -- Dead man blues (Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers) -- Grandpa's spells (Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers) -- King Porter Stomp (Jelly Roll Morton) -- Cake walking babies from home (Red Onion Jazz Babies) -- Blue horizon (Sidney Bechet and his Blue Note Jazz Men) -- Carolina shout (James P. Johnson) -- Big butter and egg man from the west (Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five) -- Potato head blues (Louis Armstrong and his Hot Seven) -- Struttin' with some barbecue (Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five) -- Hotter than that (Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five) -- West End blues (Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five).; Weather bird (Louis Armstrong, Earl Hines) -- Sweethearts on parade (Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra) -- I gotta right to sing the blues (Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra) -- Singin' the blues (Frankie Trumbauer and his Orchestra) -- Riverboat shuffle (Frankie Trumbauer and his Orchestra) -- Four or five times (Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orchestra) -- The stampede (Fletcher Henderson and his Orchestra) -- Wrappin' it up (Fletcher Henderson and his Orchestra) -- Dinah (Red Nichols and his Five Pennies) -- Moten swing (Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra) -- I ain't got nobody (Fats Waller) -- Honky tonk train blues (Meade "Lux" Lewis) -- Body and soul (Benny Goodman Trio) -- Body and soul (Coleman Hawkins and his Orchestra) -- The man I love (Coleman Hawkins Quartet) -- He's funny that way (Billie Holiday and her Orchestra) -- These foolish things (Billie Holiday and her Orchestra).; You'd be so nice to come home to (Ella Fitzgerald) -- Willow weep for me (Art Tatum) -- Too marvbelous for words (Art Tatum) -- Organ grinder's swing (Jimmie Lunceford and his Orchestra) -- Rockin' chair (Gene Krupa and his Orchestra) -- I can't believe that you're in love with me (Chocolate Dandies featuring Roy Eldridge and Benny Carter) -- When lights are low (Lionel Hampton and his Orchestra) -- Dinah (Quintette of the Hot Club of France) -- Doggin' around (Count Basie and his Orchestra) -- Taxi war dance (Count Basie and his Orchestra) -- Lester leaps in (Count Basie's Kansas City Seven) -- I found a new baby (Benny Goodman Sextet featuring Charlie Christian and Count Basie) -- Breakfast feud (Benny Goodman Sextet featuring Charlie Christian) -- East St. Louis toddle-oo (Duke Ellington and his Orchestra) -- The new East St. Louis toodle-o (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- Diminuendo in blue and crescendo in blue (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- Ko-Ko (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- Concerto for cootie (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- Cotton tail (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- In a mellotone (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- Blue serge (Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra) -- I got rhythm (Don Byas and Slam Sextet) -- I can't get started (Dizzy Gillespie Sextet) -- Shaw 'nuff (Dizzy Gillespie All Star Quintette) -- Koko (Charlie Parker's Re-Boppers) -- Lady, be good (Charlie Parker with Jazz at the Philharmonic) -- Embraceable you (take 1) (Charlie Parker Quintet) -- Embraceable you (take 2) (Charlie Parker Quintet) -- Klactoveedsedstene (Charlie Parker Quintet) -- Crazeology (take 1) (Charlie Parker Sextet) -- Crazeology (take 4) (Charlie Parker Sextet) -- Parker's mood (Charlie Parker All-Stars) -- Fantasy on Frankie and Johnny (Erroll Garner) -- Night in Tunisia (Bud Powell Trio) -- Bikini (Dexter Gordon Quartet) -- Lady Bird (Tadd Dameron Sextet).; Boplicity (Miles Davis and his Orchestra) -- Subconcsious Lee (Lennie Tristano Quintet) -- Body and soul (Gene Norman's "Just Jazz", featuring Red Norvano and Stan Getz) -- All alone (Sarah Vaughan) -- My funny valentine (Sarah Vaughan) -- Misterioso (Thelonious Monk Quartet) -- Evidence (Thelonius Monk Quartet) -- Criss-cross (Thelonious Monk Quintet) -- Bag's groove (Thelonius Monk) -- I should care (Thelonious Monk) -- Moon rays (Horace Silver Quintet) -- Summertime (Miles Davis with Gil Evan's Orchestra) -- Haitian fight song (Charles Mingus Quintet) -- Django (Modern Jazz Quartet) -- Pent-up house (Solly Rollins Plus Four).; Blue 7 (Sonny Rollins Quartet) -- West Coast blues (Wes Montgomery Quartet) -- So what (Miles Davis Sextet) -- Blue in green (Bill Evans Trio) -- Enter evening (Cecil Taylor Unit) -- Alabama (John Coltrane Quartet) -- Lonely woman (Ornette Coleman Quartet) -- Congeniality (Ornette Coleman Quartet) -- Free jazz (Ornette Coleman Double Quartet) -- Steppin' (World Saxophone Quartet). || Series: Smithsonian collection of recordings.

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