Joséphine Baker: The 1st Black Superstar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ggb_wGTvZoU © Forget About It Film & TV, for BBC Wales. 2006. Narrated by Josette Simon. Directed by Suzanne Phillips. **I encourage everyone to watch this interview with Julie Menin where Jean-Claude Baker discusses Joséphine's children (part 1) - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjF3Rw… **This documentary features a few over-eager commentators with hyperbole that knows no bounds. The opening … Continuar lendo Joséphine Baker: The 1st Black Superstar

Minor Swing, Les Yeux Noirs, Nuages & more: Best of DJANGO REINHARDT

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fUiRtFRzbxQ Dinah : 00:00Sweet Sue : 02:40Blue Drag : 05:39Limehouse Blues : 08:35Charleston : 11:24The Sheik of Araby : 14:19St. Louis Blues : 17:29Minor Swing (1937) : 20:18My Serenade : 23:38Night and Day : 26:44Sweet Georgia Brown : 29:28Honeysuckle Rose : 32:38Black and White : 35:34Appel indirect : 38:41Improvisation N°2 : 41:42Swing 39 : 44:26I'll … Continuar lendo Minor Swing, Les Yeux Noirs, Nuages & more: Best of DJANGO REINHARDT

FRANCES CARROLL & Her Coquettes feat. drummer VIOLA SMITH

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5c_XZaArH4 Viola Smith, nascida Viola Schmitz (Mount Calvary, 29 de novembro de 1912 - Costa Mesa, 21 de outubro de 2020) foi uma baterista americana mais conhecida por seu trabalho em orquestras, bandas de swing e música popular entre os anos 1920 até 1975. Ela foi uma das primeiras bateristas profissionais. Ela tocou cinco vezes no The Ed Sullivan Show, bem como em dois filmes e no musical … Continuar lendo FRANCES CARROLL & Her Coquettes feat. drummer VIOLA SMITH