Face the Music

Face the Music to air 10/24/13Recordings from 1923, 1933 & 1943 All with the word “blues” in the title
Arkansas BluesJames P. Johnson piano solo 1943
Gulf Coast BluesW.C. Handy’s Orchestra 1923
Weary BluesNew Orleans Rhythm Kings 1923
Farewell BluesIsham Jones Orchestra 1923
Why Worry BluesOriginal Capitol Orchestra 1923
St. Louis BluesArt Tatum piano solo 1933
Jigsaw Puzzle BluesJoe Venuti & his Blue Five 1933
West Indian BluesSeven Brown Babies{aka Fletcher Henderson’s Orchestra} 1923
Rampart Street BluesThe Cotton Pickers 1923
Just Blues, That’s AllThomas Morris’ Past Jazz Masters 1923
Mandy Lee BluesKing Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band 1923
Jail House BluesBessie Smithaccompanied by pianist Irving Johns 1923
New Orleans Hop Scop BluesClarence Williams Blue Five 1923
Henpecked BluesCharlie Straight & his Orchestra 1923
Spanish Dreams – Espaňola BluesJohnny Dunn’s Original Jazz Hounds 1923
Muddy Water BluesJelly Roll Morton’s Orchestra 1923
Midnight BluesFats Waller player piano roll 1923
Fast BluesAlbert Ammons & Pete JohnsonLive at Frenchy’s jazz club, Milwaukee 1943