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Cooder, Ry

Works: 661 works in 2,007 publications in 14 languages and 22,227 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  Interviews  Biography  Juvenile works  Gospel music  Rhythm and blues music  Soul music  Blues-rock music  Rock music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Production personnel, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Singer, Director, Producer, Musician, Other, Lyricist, Contributor, Compiler, Conductor, Bibliographic antecedent, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ry Cooder
Buena Vista Social Club by Wim Wenders( Visual )
128 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1996, a group of legendary Cuban musicians were brought together by Ry Cooder to record a CD. This documentary shows some of their songs being recorded in the studio, concert footage from Amsterdam and New York City, and some of the musicians talking about their lives in Cuba and how they got started in music
Buena Vista Social Club by Buena Vista Social Club (Musical group)( Recording )
29 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vocal and instrumental popular music of Cuba: sons, danzons, jazz, criolla, etc
Paris, Texas by Wim Wenders( Visual )
69 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An amnesiac, long thought dead, slowly begins to remember his past. He must reassemble the pieces of his life like a detective solving a mystery
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Gouverneur démocrate ambitieux, Jack Stanton s'entoure d'une équipe solide à l'approche de la présidentielle : Henry, jeune leader noir sincère et brillant, Richard, le conseiller intraitable, et Susan, sa propre épouse, prête à sacrifier son honneur pour servir la carrière de son mari
The long riders by Walter Hill( Visual )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and German and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four theatrical families of the 1980's recreate the most wanted criminal families of the 1860's. This portrayal of the Jesse James gang is a rapidfire succession of thrilling moments -- the bandits' lightning attacks on banks, trains and stagecoaches ; their hairbreadth escapes from the law ; Jesse's jubilant wedding celebration ; and the tragic Great Northfield, Minnesota raid
My blueberry nights by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )
30 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Après une rupture douloureuse, Elizabeth se lance dans un périple à travers lAmérique, laissant derrière elle un nouvel ami. Sur sa route elle se lie damitié avec un policier tourmenté, sa femme qui la quitté, et une joueuse dans la déveine Wong Kar-wai s'aventure en Amérique mais reste fidèle à ses obsessions... On retrouve, une fois encore, toute sa virtuosité dans la mise en scène, avec, peut-être, un peu trop le goût du "déjà-vu"
The long black veil by Chieftains( Recording )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is "a major collaboration album featuring some of the biggest artists in the music world, such as Sting, Mick Jagger and The Rolling Stones, Sinead O'Connor, Van Morrison, Tom Jones, Marianne Faithfull, Ry Cooder and Mark Knopfler, performing some of the best loved and known Irish tunes, ballads and songs." --Publisher
Pecos Bill by Brian Gleeson( Recording )
23 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A very tall tale about the brother of the howling coyote, inventor of the lariat, and the creator of the Great Salt Lake
Mambo sinuendo by Ry Cooder( Recording )
28 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musique du monde - Cuba
Let it bleed by Rolling Stones( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Talking Timbuktu by Ali Farka Toure( Recording )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Musique du monde - Mali
Chavez Ravine by Ry Cooder( Recording )
17 editions published in 2005 in 6 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We'll never turn back by Mavis Staples( Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legendary singer Mavis Staples gives raw and emotional performances of the songs that served as a soundtrack to the civil rights movement. We'll Never Turn Back promises to be her most personal album to date
My name is Buddy another record by Ry Cooder( Recording )
21 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the heart of the moon by Ali Farka Touré( Recording )
5 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
West African guitarist Ali Farka Toure and dora [kora] master Toumani Diabate join forces to create the first new material from either artist in five years. This musical dialogue was taken from three various improvisational sessions in Mali--Midwest Tape
San Patricio by Chieftains( Recording )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pull up some dust and sit down by Ry Cooder( Recording )
17 editions published in 2011 in 4 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Globetrotting singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ry Cooder creates fourteen tracks that serve as a new take on the protest song. With brilliant, Woody Guthrie-like directness and a healthy dollop of satire, Cooder's lyrics address the often-sorry state of our domestic affairs: the bank bailout, the anti-immigration movement, the ever-growing gap between rich and poor, and the never-ending war in the Middle East and its devastating physical and emotional toll on young soldiers
Last man standing by Walter Hill( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Willis is John Smith, a mysterious stranger who is drawn into a vicious war between two rival crime families. In a dangerous game, he switches allegiances between them, offering his services to the highest bidder. As the death toll mounts, he takes the law into his own hands in a deadly race to remain the Last Man Standing
A meeting by the river by Ry Cooder( Recording )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Election special by Ry Cooder( Recording )
16 editions published in 2012 in 4 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Election Special is a wake-up call as the United States heads into the fall election season. Cooder produced the album and wrote all of the songs. ('Take Your Hands off It' was co-written with Joachim Cooder). He sings and plays mandolin, guitar, and bass on the album, with Joachim on drums
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Alternative Names
Coder, Ryland P. 1947-
Cooder, Ryland 1947-
Cooder, Ryland Peter.
Cooder, Ryland Peter 1947-