“LADY DAY” BILLIE HOLIDAY ON FILM – Dedicated to my photographer Fräulein Liphinchen Blass

Chlodwigplatz_editedWe met yesterday in my favorite café at the beautiful Chlodwigplatz, and I brought a gift: Billie Holiday At Storyville, one of my favorite LP’s.billie_holiday-at_storyville

 

 

This is dedicated to you, Liphinchen.

Enjoy the show!

Sincerely,
Yours truly,
Brew

From the film New Orleans (1946) with Louis Armstrong:

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJb5mxuZ-9g&w=370&h=265]

With Count Basie & His Octet:

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-3O-X6UUpY&w=370&h=265]

With Jimmy Rowles – “My Man” (Mon Homme), not “Billie’s Blues”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CThZt_GMLFg&w=370&h=265]

On Bobby Troup’s “Stars Of Jazz” show:

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0aaZnxnkEo&w=370&h=265]

With Mal Waldron All Stars: Roy Eldridge, Doc Cheatham (tp); Vic Dickenson (tb); Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster, Lester Young (ts); Gerry Mulligan (bs); Mal Waldron (p); Milt Hinton (b); Osie Johnson (d) – From WikiPedia

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXRYdcQ6bbM&w=370&h=265]

At Art Ford’s Jazz Party (Part 1 & 2):

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odgHMvESF-U&w=370&h=265] [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yji7tvcfxw0&w=370&h=265]

Here’s a full length film, featuring most of the above clips:

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=helKnkcgPuk&w=370&h=265]
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2 Responses to “LADY DAY” BILLIE HOLIDAY ON FILM – Dedicated to my photographer Fräulein Liphinchen Blass

  1. Hi there, you have a fantastic jazz blog over here! Thanks for sharing all this interesting information. Keep up the good work and I’m spreading the word. Thanks!

  2. Lots of good stuff here. Will bookmark your blog for more visits.

    Lovely Lady Day! My favorite jazz singer.

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