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Jamal, Ahmad 1930-

Overview
Works: 459 works in 1,091 publications in 5 languages and 6,799 library holdings
Genres: Piano music (Jazz) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Arranger, Producer, Conductor, Lyricist, Commentator
Classifications: CD782.4266 C, 781.66
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Most widely held works by Ahmad Jamal
The cream of Clapton by Eric Clapton ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rock music./ Originally released Dec. 1966-Feb. 1981./ Compact disc./ Program and biographical notes by Ray Coleman ([12] p. : col. ports.) inserted in container./ Participants: Eric Clapton, vocals and guitar, with Cream (1st-5th tracks), Blind Faith (6th), Derek and the Dominos (10th-11th), and other unidentified musicians
May the music never end by Shirley Horn ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ahmad Jamal at the Pershing but not for me by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The awakening by Ahmad Jamal Trio ( Recording )
23 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ahmad's blues by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's magic by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ce nouvel album d'Ahmad Jamal exprime la quintessence et toutes les facettes de son style, de son art du rythme et de la brisure, de son invention mélodique, comme il nous montre l'exceptionnelle cohésion de son trio, augmenté ici du percussionniste Manolo Badrena. Quel que soit le tempo, le grand pianiste de Pittsburgh qui aura 78 ans le 2 juillet, sur des compositions anciennes et nouvelles, réalise la synthèse entre un jeu plein d'espaces comme dans le célèbre album sur lequel figure Poincania et la profusion de phrases chantantes et jamais achevées des dernières années où la luxuriance de son jeu pianistique virevoltant manifestait une expression très extravertie. Ecoutez en particulier "Swahililand" et "Arabesque" et vous comprendrez pourquoi Miles Davis faisait de l'art du piano de Jamal une référence pour ses propres musiciens et pourquoi nous, mélomanes, nous écoutons avec ravissement et bonheur cette musique jubilatoire et belle qui exprime un désir de vie immense."It's magic"!
Chicago revisited live at Joe Segal's Jazz Showcase by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
7 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poinciana by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
22 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blue moon the New York session by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blue Moon n'est pas juste le nouvel album d'Ahmad Jamal. C'est son nouveau chef-d'oeuvre, irrigué par une émotion qui nous rappelle ses plus grandes heures, celles de Chess et d'Impulse! Trois compositions originales majestueuses (Autumn Rain, I Remember Italy, Morning Mist), brillantes relectures des mythes américains, le film noir (Laura), Broadway (Invitation, This Is The Life), la chanson populaire (Gypsy), la grande histoire du jazz bien sûr (Woody'n You), et ce Blue Moon à l'intensité bouleversante et qui est à lui seul un résumé du nouveau monde, puisqu'il a été chanté par Bill Monroe, Elvis Presley, et Mel Tormé - pour ne citer qu'eux. Chacun des neuf morceaux est un hommage aux grands espaces, une réinvention du swing, un prétexte à des vertiges mélodiques, un appel vers des syncopes rythmiques à vous couper le souffle. Entouré de trois gardiens du tempo hors pair, Ahmad Jamal est au sommet de son art ; naguère pianiste virtuose d'un genre nommé jazz, il est désormais l'apôtre en chef de la musique classique américaine
Digital works by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The house that Trane built the story of Impulse Records by John Coltrane ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I remember Duke, Hoagy & Strayhorn by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ahmad Jamal by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
M*A*S*H*. original soundtrack recording by Johnny Mandel ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In search of momentum (1-10) by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pittsburgh by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some of my best friends are-- by Ray Brown ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1995 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essence by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ahmad Jamal collection by Ahmad Jamal ( )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saturday morning : La Buissonne studio sessions by Ahmad Jamal ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2013 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pianist Jamal records at La Buissonne Studio
 
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Languages
English (52)
French (5)
German (4)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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