WorldCat Identities

Brown, Les 1912-2001

Overview
Works: 1,080 works in 1,557 publications in 3 languages and 10,358 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Music  Animated films  Humor  Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Anecdotes  Children's films  Big band music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Composer, Arranger, Singer, Interviewee, Host, Lyricist, Speaker, Narrator
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Les Brown
The nutty professor by Jerry Lewis( Visual )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jerry Lewis plays a timid, nearsighted University chemistry teacher who stumbles onto a magical potion in his lab. The mixture transforms the scholarly knucklehead into a suave and smooth-talking Romeo. The object of his debonair attentions is a gorgeous student, Stella Stevens. This Jekyll and Hyde game works well enough until the concoction starts to wear off at the most embarrassing times, and the amorous suitor suffers hilarious symptoms of his personality split
Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition by American Quartet( Recording )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' with the big bands by Barry Manilow( Recording )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of Preservation Hall Jazz Band by Preservation Hall Jazz Band( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 most requested songs by Doris Day( Recording )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1945( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Brown by Les Brown( Recording )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Brown lectures on the art of achieving personal success
We'll meet again [the love songs of World War II]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental favorites( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adult pop--stylized vocal musings sophisticatedly flavored with jazz, classical, blues, county, and R & B--is the music that emerged at the end of WWII as the big bands faded away. Songs by Sinatra, Dean Martin, Peggy Lee, Kay Starr, Rosemary Clooney, and others
Sentimental journey. pop vocal classics( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball's greatest hits( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost treasures featuring Sentimental journey by Doris Day( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Brown and his orchestra, 1944-1949 by Les Brown( Recording )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digital swing by Les Brown( Recording )

4 editions published in 1987 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of the big bands by Benny Goodman( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best of the Capitol years by Les Brown( Recording )

3 editions published in 2002 and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The words & music of World War II( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a commemoration of the World War II years by combining legendary speeches by President Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, President Truman, General MacArthur and others, with musical favorites of those times by recording artists like Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey, Les Brown, and many more
Les Brown and his Band of Renown by Les Brown( Recording )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental journey by Les Brown( Recording )

25 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traditional jazz Christmas( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The nutty professor
Alternative Names
Brown

Brown 1912-2001

Brown, L. 1912-2001

Brown, Lester 1912-2001

Brown, Lester Raymond.

Brown Lester Raymond 1912-2001

Brown, Lew 1912-2001

Brown, Lou 1912-2001

Les Brown Amerikaanse saxofonist, arrangeur en bigband-leider

Les Brown amerykański klarnecista, saksofonista, kompozytor i aktor

Les Brown compositeur et chef d'orchestre de jazz

Les Brown US-amerikanischer Bigband-Leader

Лес Браун

ブラウン, レス

Languages
English (98)

German (3)

French (1)

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