WorldCat Identities

Jolson, Al 1886-1950

Overview
Works: 1,917 works in 3,097 publications in 7 languages and 19,184 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Vocalist, Composer, Lyricist, Singer, Originator, Signer, Adapter, Arranger, Speaker, Costume designer, Other, Collaborator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The jazz singer by Alan Crosland ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1927 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer, despite his father's strenuous objections
Yes sir, that's my baby the golden years of Tin Pan Alley, 1920-1929 ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Come, Josephine in my flying machine inventions and topics in popular songs 1910-1929 ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The vintage Berlin by Irving Berlin ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhapsody in blue the story of George Gershwin by Irving Rapper ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized version of the life and career of American composer George Gershwin
Hallelujah I'm a bum ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Bumper, life is just a bowl of cherries. Living in New York City's Central Park, the happy-go-lucky hobo king spends his time singing and enjoying himself without a care in the world. But when he rescues a beautiful amnesiac from a park lake, his cares suddenly increase. Not only has he fallen in love with the pretty blonde, but he has also discovered she's the missing sweetheart of Bumper's good buddy, the Mayor of New York. Can a whimsical tramp compete with his playboy pal for the heart of their lady fair?
Rose of Washington Square ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose Sargent dreams of being a star but can only find work singing in dive bars and speakeasies. When she meets the handsome charmer Bart Clinton the two instantly fall in love. But he's a gambler and a con artist who seems to always wiggle his way in and out of trouble. While singing at her friend Ted Cotter's party. Rose is discovered by a top agent and her life and career take off towards stardom. Rose quickly realizes she must choose which life and love she wants more
The Andrews Sisters 50th anniversary collection by Andrews Sisters ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quintessential Billie Holiday, volume V, 1937-38 by Billie Holiday ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rodgers and Hammerstein collection by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billboard pop memories, the 1920s ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You ain't heard nothin' yet Jolie's finest Columbia recordings by Al Jolson ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Al Jolson by Al Jolson ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1951 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recording contains parts of various songs including "Alexander's Ragtime Band", "I've got the moon in my pocket", "Dancing cheek to cheek", and "Ida", sung by Jolson and other unidentified vocalists
Avalon by Al Jolson ( )
49 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More songs for sleepless nights ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the Decca years by Al Jolson ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Al Jolson including performances from Kraft Music Hall broadcasts by Al Jolson ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bob Hope Show ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.35 (from 0.12 for The Bob Ho ... to 0.86 for Hello cent ...)
Alternative Names
AL JOLSON
Jolie.
Jolie, 1886-1950
Jolie, -1950
Jollson, Al.
Jolson, ... 1886-1950
Jolson, Al, d. 1950
Yoelson, Asa.
Yoelson, Asa, 1886-1950
Yoelson, Asa, -1950
יואלסון, אסא
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