Wednesday, March 01, 2006

Bessie Smith - Saint Louis Blues Video

This video appears to be from the 1929 movie Saint Louis Blues which starred Bessie Smith. You can read about it here Saint Louis Blues @

More info on the 1929 movie Saint Louis Blues.

It features a band that including James P. Johnson on piano, Thomas Morris and Joe Smith on cornet, as well as the Hall Johnson Choir with some thrilling harmonies at the end.

file under;
, , ,

Stumble Upon Toolbar
Post a Comment