WorldCat Identities

Handy, W. C. (William Christopher) 1873-1958

Overview
Works: 1,348 works in 2,194 publications in 1 language and 17,311 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Trumpet music (Jazz)  Jazz vocals  Jazz  Chamber music  Blues (Music)  Arrangements (Music) 
Subject Headings: Musicians 
Roles: Author, Performer, Composer, Arranger, Editor, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Originator, Conductor, Publisher, Interviewee, Creator, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Singer, Other
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by W. C Handy
American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songs by W. C Handy( )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This texts includes critical articles on the Blues, music scores, and illustrations. The music scores are for voice and piano and are accompanied by chord symbols
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Louis Armstrong plays W.C. Handy by W. C Handy( Recording )

39 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally recorded July 1954, Chicago
And then we wrote : American composers and lyricists sing, play, and conduct their own songs by Victor Herbert( Recording )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the artist as a young man : 1923-1934 by Louis Armstrong( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro authors and composers of the United States by W. C Handy( Book )

11 editions published between 1935 and 1976 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unsung Americans sung by W. C Handy( )

5 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues; an anthology edited by W.C. Handy by W. C Handy( )

12 editions published between 1926 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No 120. With piano and guitar
Standard-bearers of excellence by United States Air Force Tactical Air Command Band( )

2 editions published in 2010 and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Sidney Bechet by Sidney Bechet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birth of swing by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Ellington by Duke Ellington( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beale Street Blues : [for clarinet quartet] by W. C Handy( )

15 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz : the definitive performances by Count Basie Orchestra( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encompasses many of the century's greatest artists delivering their most compelling performances
Tidal wave by Fletcher Henderson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quintessential Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original Dixieland Jazz Band : the 75th anniversary by Original Dixieland Jazz Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.C. Handy blues by W. C Handy( )

6 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B.G. and Big Tea in NYC by Benny Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
Alternative Names
Handy

Handy, W. C.

Handy, W.C. 1873-1958

Handy, Wiliam Christopher.

Handy, William 1873-1958

Handy, William C. 1873-1958

Handy, William Christopher

Handy, William Christopher 1873-1958

Khėndi, V., 1873-1958

W. C. Handy compositore, cantante e trombettista statunitense

W. C. Handy US-amerikanischer Blues-Komponist

W. C. ハンディ

William Christopher Handy

William Christopher Handy Amerikaans auteur

William Christopher Handy compositeur, cornettiste, chanteur et chef d'orchestre de jazz

Вільям Генді

Уільям Крыстафер Хэндзі

Хэнди, В., 1873-1958

Хэнди, Уильям Кристофер

ハンディ, W. C

威廉·克里斯托弗·汉迪

Languages
English (173)

Covers
Blues : an anthology : complete words and music of 53 great songsNegro authors and composers of the United StatesBlues; an anthology edited by W.C. HandyW.C. Handy : the life and times of the man who made the bluesShaping words to fit the soul : the southern ritual grounds of Afro-modernismW.C. Handy : founder of the bluesTwentieth-century literary criticism.