Bessie Smith, empress of the blues [music] / compilation and biography by Chris Albertson ; notes on Bessie Smith's singing style by Gunther Schuller ; musical arrangements by George N. Terry ; edited by Clifford Richter
- Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937
- Uniform Title:
- Songs. Selections
- New York : Schirmer, 1975.
- Physical Description:
- 143 pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 29 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Albertson, Chris
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- First printing by Schirmer books, a division of Macmillan Publ. Co., New York, 1975.
Songs principally by B. Smith ; for voice and piano, with chord symbols.
"Transcribed from Bessie's recorded renditions".
- Bibliography Note:
- Discography: page .
- Source of Acquisition:
- Worthington Scranton copy: Gift in memory of Dr. André Prévos by his family; 2002.
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