Film, Video I HEAR THE BLUES

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Title
I HEAR THE BLUES
Contributor Names
Philip Casson (director)
Created / Published
UK.
Notes
-  Information from: "Jazz on the Screen" by David Meeker. Used with permission. (Source)
-  Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release.
-  Medium length film (30-60 minutes).
-  2. "Matt's guitar boogie" by Matt "Guitar" Murphy. 4. "All by myself" by Big Bill Broonzy. 6. "The T.B. blues" by Victoria Spivey. 7. "Keep it to yourself" by Sonny Boy Williamson. 8. "Got my mojo working" by and performed by McKinley Morganfield (Muddy Waters). (Songs)
-  1. Memphis Slim (Peter Chatman), piano, vocal, leader. 2. Matt "Guitar" Murphy, guitar. 3. Willie Dixon, acoustic double bass, vocal. 4. Big Joe Williams, guitar, vocal. 5. Lonnie Johnson, guitar, vocal. 6. Victoria Spivey, piano, vocal. 7. Sonny Boy Williamson, harmonica, vocal. 8. Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield), vocal. Accompanists:- Otis Spann, piano; Bill Stepney, drums. (Personnel on Camera)
-  Much of this same material was later used, uncredited, in the tv compilation "The blues greats" (2004) (q.v.).
-  Jazz on the Screen is a reference work of filmographic information and does not point to digitized versions of the items described. The Library of Congress may or may not own a copy of a particular film or video. To request additional information Ask a Librarian (http://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/ask-record.html).
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motion picture
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motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). 2. "Matt's guitar boogie" by Matt "Guitar" Murphy. 4. "All by myself" by Big Bill Broonzy. 6. "The T.B. blues" by Victoria Spivey. 7. "Keep it to yourself" by Sonny Boy Williamson. 8. "Got my mojo working" by and performed by McKinley Morganfield (Muddy Waters). (Songs). 1. Memphis Slim (Peter Chatman), piano, vocal, leader. 2. Matt "Guitar" Murphy, guitar. 3. Willie Dixon, acoustic double bass, vocal. 4. Big Joe Williams, guitar, vocal. 5. Lonnie Johnson, guitar, vocal. 6. Victoria Spivey, piano, vocal. 7. Sonny Boy Williamson, harmonica, vocal. 8. Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield), vocal. Accompanists:- Otis Spann, piano; Bill Stepney, drums. (Personnel On Camera). Much of this same material was later used, uncredited, in the tv compilation "The blues greats" (2004) (q.v.). Motion Picture (Form).
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