WorldCat Identities

Smith, Willie 1897-1973

Overview
Works: 633 works in 1,162 publications in 2 languages and 5,751 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Jazz  Documentary films  Blues (Music)  Folk songs  Gospel music  Records and correspondence  Live sound recordings  Cool jazz 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Composer, Singer, Conductor, Lyricist, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: ML417.S675, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Willie Smith
When Malindy sings : jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 by Oscar Brown( Recording )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folkways, the original vision : songs of Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly by Woody Guthrie( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of jazz by Matthew Seig( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program profiles, with first-hand observation and historical detail, the pivotal people and places in American jazz. Includes archive footage of performances. Ella Fitzgerald ; Willie "The Lion" Smith ; Louis Armstrong, Jimmy Lunceford ; Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Count Basie, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Gil Evans, The Original Dixieland Jazz Band, Charles Mingus, Sarah Vaughan, and many other important artists
Classic jazz piano by Jelly Roll Morton( Recording )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music on my mind : the memoirs of an American pianist by Willie Smith( Book )

24 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinatin' rhythm : American syncopation by Alan Feinberg( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lead Belly : the Smithsonian Folkways collection by Leadbelly( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the swamplands of Louisiana, the prisons of Texas, and the streets of New York City, Lead Belly and his music became cornerstones of American folk music and touchstones of African American cultural legacy
Jazz piano : a Smithsonian collection( Recording )

4 editions published in 1989 and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luckey & the Lion : Harlem piano solos by Luckey Roberts( Recording )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1991 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Commodore story( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roaring( )

2 editions published in 2008 and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stomp it off by Jimmie Lunceford( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memoirs of Willie the Lion Smith by Willie Smith( Recording )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie the Lion shares his memories between songs
Happy birthday Newport! : 50 swinging years( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live Zurich, Switzerland( )

1 edition published in 2004 and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York concert by Duke Ellington( Recording )

6 editions published in 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie the Lion Smith by Willie Smith( Recording )

16 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solomon Jazz Collection
After midnight by Nat King Cole( Recording )

12 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Midnight: The Complete Sessions was a redemption album for the famous jazz-vocalist, Nat King Cole. He dabbled in pop for a little bit but returned to his roots for this '56 recording. Features 18 tracks and includes Sweet Lorraine and Route 66
Juke joint jump : a boogie woogie celebration( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black legends of jazz( )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bertholoff, William 1897-1973

Bertholoff, William Henry Joseph Bonaparte 1897-1973

Smith, William Henry Joseph Berthol Bonaparte Bertholoff

Smith, William Henry Joseph Berthol Bonaparte Bertholoff 1897-1973

Smith, William Henry Joseph Bonaparte Bertholoff 1897-1973

Smith, Willie 1897-1973

Smith, Willie "The Lion"

Smith Willie "The Lion" 1897-1973

Willie "The Lion" Smith

Willie "The Lion" Smith amerikansk pianist

Willie "The Lion" Smith pianista statunitense

Willie Smith amerikansk pianist

Willie Smith pianiste de jazz, un des maîtres du piano stride

Willie The Lion

Willie-the-Lion 1897-1973

Willie "The Lion" Smith Amerikaans pianist (1893-1973)

Willie "The Lion" Smith amerikansk pianist

Willie "The Lion" Smith músic estatunidenc

Willie "The Lion" Smith pianista, compositor y cantante estadounidense de jazz tradicional

Willie "The Lion" Smith pianista statunitense

Willie „The Lion“ Smith US-amerikanischer Jazz-Pianist und -Komponist

Willie ”The Lion” Smith yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

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English (82)

German (2)

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