WorldCat Identities

Memphis Slim

Overview
Works: 937 works in 1,841 publications in 5 languages and 10,533 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Concert television programs  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Television program excerpts  Music videos  Musicals  Jazz 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Lyricist, Narrator, Musician, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: M1630.18, 781.643
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Most widely held works about Memphis Slim
 
Most widely held works by Memphis Slim
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings( Recording )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Classic African-American ballads : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic piano blues : from Smithsonian Folkways( Recording )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born of ragtime and hard times, the piano blues migrated with its players from the deep South to the urban North. This collection features a selection of classic tracks from such legendary names as Leadbelly, Memphis Slim, and Willie Dixon
Memphis Slim and the real honky tonk : piano solos with vocal by Memphis Slim( )

11 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim and the real boogie-woogie by Memphis Slim( )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blues by Jazz Gillum( )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memphis Slim [pseud.] and Willie Dixon at the Village Gate by Memphis Slim( )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie's blues by Willie Dixon( )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Folkways years, 1959-1973 by Memphis Slim( )

10 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a 36-page booklet. Personnel: Peter "Memphis Slim" Chatman (vocals, piano, organ); Jazz Gillum (vocals, harmonica); Pete Seeger (vocals, banjo); Willie Dixon (vocals, bass); Arbee Stidham, Matt Murphy (guitar); Jump Jackson (drums). Includes liner notes by Raeburn Flerlage
Memphis Slim Favorite blues singers by Memphis Slim( )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of Memphis Slim and "Wee Willie" Dixon by Memphis Slim( )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago blues, boogie woogie and blues by Memphis Slim( )

7 editions published in 1961 in English and German and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing a song of Basie by Hendricks & Ross (Musical group) Lambert( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down home Saturday night( )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King of the blues by B. B King( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All kinds of blues by Memphis Slim( )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
Chess blues( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alone with my friends by Memphis Slim( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and German and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American folk blues festival, 1962-1966( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rare collection of performances by America's premier bluesmen at the peak of their artistry."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Chatman, John.

Chatman, John 1915-1988

Chatman, John Lee.

Chatman, John Len.

Chatman, John Len 1915-1988

Chatman, John Peter.

Chatman, P. (Peter)

Chatman, Peter.

Chatman, Peter 1915-1988

Chatmann, Peter John.

Leroy

Memphis Slim 1915-1988

Memphis Slim americký hudebník

Memphis Slim Amerikaans pianist (1915-1988)

Memphis Slim amerikansk musikar og pianist

Memphis Slim amerikansk musiker och pianist

Memphis Slim amerikansk musiker og pianist

Memphis Slim cantante, pianista e compositore statunitense

Memphis Slim chanteur et pianiste de blues américain

Memphis Slim músico estadounidense

Memphis Slim US-amerikanischer Bluessänger und -pianist

Memphis Slim yhdysvaltalainen muusikko

Slim, Memphis

Slim Memphis 1915-1988

Slim, Memphis‏, pseud.

Мемфис Слим

Мемфіс Слім

ממפיס סלים מוזיקאי אמריקאי

ممفيس سليم موسيقي أمريكي

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