WorldCat Identities

Rainey, Ma 1886-1939

Overview
Works: 441 works in 684 publications in 4 languages and 14,101 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Blues (Music)  Jazz  Music‡vTexts  Poetry 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Instrumentalist, Vocalist
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
Publication Timeline
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American poetry : the twentieth century by E. E Cummings( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,350 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
Ma Rainey by Ma Rainey( Recording )

24 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
Ma Rainey's black bottom by Ma Rainey( Recording )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues masters( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete recordings by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woke up this mornin' : poetry of the blues( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential women in blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Aladdin recordings by Lightnin' Hopkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immortal Ma Rainey first of the great blues singers by Ma Rainey( Recording )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warming by the Devil's fire a film by Charles Burnett( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and Czech and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Jimmy Rushing by Jimmy Rushing( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz singers( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in Undetermined and English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 104 songs featuring Eva Taylor, Blind Willie Johnson, Bessie Smith, Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, Lucille Hegamin, Jelly Roll Morton, and Noble Sissle
Jazz, vol. 11 Addenda( Recording )

1 edition published in 1953 and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues line : a collection of blues lyrics( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bessie Smith, the complete recordings by Bessie Smith( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz women : A feminist retrospective( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago : Jazz classics in digital stereo( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I can't be satisfied early American women blues singers - town & country( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues the world forgot by Ma Rainey( Recording )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
Alternative Names
Ma Rainey Bluessngerin

Ma Rainey cantante statunitense

Ma Rejni

Pridgett, Gertrude.

Pridgett Gertrude 1886-1939

Pridgett, Gertrude M. 1886-1939

Pridgett, Gertrude Malissa 1886-1939

Pridgett, Gertrude Malissa Nix Pridgett 1886-1939

Rainey Big Memphis Ma 1886-1939

Rainey, Gertrude 1886-1939

Rainey Gertrude "Ma" 1886-1939

Rainey, Gertrude Malissa Nix Pridgett 1886-1939

Rainey, Ma

Rainey, Ma 1886-1939

Rainey, Ma Gertrude.

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Ма Рейни

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מא רייני

ما رینی

Languages
English (98)

German (1)

French (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Mother of the blues : a study of Ma RaineyShout, sister, shout! : ten girl singers who shaped a centuryMa Rainey's black bottom : a play in two actsMa Rainey's black bottomContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityContemporary musicians. profiles of the people in musicMother of the blues : a study of Ma Rainey