WorldCat Identities

Strayhorn, Billy

Overview
Works: 1,478 works in 2,520 publications in 3 languages and 15,362 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Music  Musical settings  Piano music (Jazz)  Motion picture music  Documentary television programs  Jazz 
Roles: Performer, Composer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Singer, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: M1366.C65, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Billy Strayhorn Publications about Billy Strayhorn
Publications by  Billy Strayhorn Publications by Billy Strayhorn
posthumous Publications by Billy Strayhorn, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Billy Strayhorn
Lush life the music of Billy Strayhorn by Billy Strayhorn ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Take the "A" train : 1941 by Billy Strayhorn ( )
88 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Blanton-Webster band by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman by John Coltrane ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Far East suite special mix by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in No Linguistic content and German and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Such sweet thunder by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three suites by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Something to live for the music of Bill Strayhorn by Billy Strayhorn ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live in Swing City Swingin' with Duke by Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1999 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great American songbook by Carmen McRae ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
Lush life by John Coltrane ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Soundtrack to the PBS documentary about the pioneering African-American composer, arranger, pianist."--CD Cover
First lady of song by Ella Fitzgerald ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cab Calloway best of the big bands by Cab Calloway ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voice by Bobby McFerrin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Strayhorn : Lush life by Billy Strayhorn ( )
14 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accompaniment to recording available at Library counter
Anita O'Day sings the winners by Anita O'Day ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
--and his mother called him Bill by Billy Strayhorn ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marian McPartland plays the music of Billy Strayhorn by Billy Strayhorn ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1987 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Side by side by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classic jazz piano ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Stayhorn, William Thomas
Strayhorn, B. 1915-1967
Strayhorn, Swee' Pea
Strayhorn, Swee' Pea 1915-1967
Strayhorn, Sweet Pea
Strayhorn, William
Strayhorn William 1915-1967
Strayhorn, William Thomas
Strayhorn, William Thomas 1915-1967
Swea Pea 1915-1967
Swee' Pea
Languages
English (130)
German (8)
Dutch (1)
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