Memphis Slim and the real boogie-woogie sound recording

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The real boogie woogie: Memphis Slim piano solos
Program notes by Charles Edward Smith (8 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Recorded by Moses Asch.
Memphis Slim's given name is Peter Chatman.
Memphis Slim, piano.
Track information
101. Walkin' the Boogie / Written by Peter Chatman
102. Cow Cow Blues / Written by Cow Cow Davenport
103. Jefferson County Blues / Written by Peter Chatman
104. Four O'Clock Blues / Written by Peter Chatman
105. Mister Freddie / Written by Peter Chatman
106. Trouble in Mind / Written by Richard M. Jones
107. 44 Blues / Illinois-Chicago
201. 88 Boogie / Written by Peter Chatman
202. Sail On Blues / Illinois-Chicago
203. Down Home Blues / Written by Peter Chatman
204. Down That Big Road / Written by Peter Chatman
205. Roll and Tumble / Written by Peter Chatman
206. Crowing Rooster / Written by Lonnie Johnson and Peter Chatman
207. Woman Blues Boogie / Written by Peter Chatman
Publisher number
FG 3524 Folkways Records
53524 Chant du Monde
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
Folkways 3524
Phonograph records
African Americans
Memphis Slim
Asch, Moses
Smith, Charles Edward 1904-1970
cover designer
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006
Boogie woogie (Music)
Blues (Music)
Solo instrument music
Piano music (Boogie woogie)
Chicago (Ill.)
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections