Columbia matrix W143491. Back water blues / James P. Johnson ; Bessie Smith

TitleSource
Back water blues (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Bessie Smith (lyricist)
Bessie Smith (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Bessie Smith (vocalist)
James P. Johnson (instrumentalist : piano)
  • Description: Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
2/17/1927 New York, New York 1 Master Columbia 14195-D 10-in.
2/17/1927 New York, New York 2 Master Columbia 14195-D 10-in.
2/17/1927 New York, New York 3 Unknown

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Columbia matrix W143491. Back water blues / James P. Johnson ; Bessie Smith," accessed June 26, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000033238/W143491-Back_water_blues.

Columbia matrix W143491. Back water blues / James P. Johnson ; Bessie Smith. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 26, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000033238/W143491-Back_water_blues.

"Columbia matrix W143491. Back water blues / James P. Johnson ; Bessie Smith." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 26 June 2019.

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