WorldCat Identities

Hampton, Lionel

Overview
Works: 3,449 works in 5,091 publications in 3 languages and 24,875 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Drama  History  Swing (Music)  Jazz vocals  Documentary television programs  Jazz  Concert television programs 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Conductor, Vocalist, Singer, Interviewee, Other, Lyricist, Narrator, pvf, Producer, Collaborator, Proofreader
Classifications: M1366, 785.42
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Lionel Hampton Publications about Lionel Hampton
Publications by  Lionel Hampton Publications by Lionel Hampton
posthumous Publications by Lionel Hampton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lionel Hampton
Lionel Hampton by Lionel Hampton ( Recording )
80 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Jazz in revolution big bands in the 1940's ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Malindy sings jazz vocalists, 1938-1961 ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Straighten up and fly right rhythm and blues from the close of the swing era to the dawn of rock'n'roll ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benny Goodman at Carnegie Hall, 1938 complete by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The genius of the electric guitar by Charlie Christian ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz the Smithsonian anthology ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ring dem vibes by Lionel Hampton ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz by Ken Burns ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the mid 1930s, as the Great Depression refuses to lift, Benny Goodman finds himself hailed as the "King of Swing" and becomes the first white bandleader to hire black musicians. He has a host or rivals among them, Chick Webb, Tommy Dorsey, Jimmie Lunceford, Glen Miller and Artie Shaw. Louis Armstrong heads a big band of his own, while Duke Ellington continues his independent course, but great black artists still can't eat or sleep in many of the hotels where they perform. Billie Holiday emerges from a childhood of tragedy to begin her career as the greatest of all female jazz singers
The Benny Goodman story ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in English and German and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music of Benny Goodman comes to life in this musical biography of the famed King of Swing. Featuring all the outstanding songs and instrumentals made famous by the immortal clarinetist, the story follows the innovative musician from his childhood in Chicago to his historic concert at Carnegie Hall in 1938
Mostly blues by Lionel Hampton ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of big band swing (1930-1955) ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lionel Hampton live in '58 by Lionel Hampton ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performance featuring the jazz vibraphonist and his orchestra, filmed for the Belgian television program, Lionel Hampton at the opera
Portrait of the blues by Lou Rawls ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jumpin' & jivin' ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short films from the 1940s and 1950s offering a rare opportunity to see as well as hear jazz legends
That's Black entertainment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vol. 1 covers the history of Black filmmaking from its earliest days through the twenties, focusing on the movies that were made and the production companies that produced them and includes three short films. Vol. 2 compiles a vintage video collection of three-minute music videos called "soundies" that were originally screened on a visual jukebox called Panorams during the 1940s
Greatest hits by Lionel Hampton ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benny Goodman by Benny Goodman ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Together again by Benny Goodman Quartet ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ella Fitzgerald 75th birthday celebration by Ella Fitzgerald ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (116)
German (3)
Spanish (1)
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