WorldCat Identities

Dorsey, Jimmy 1904-1957

Overview
Works: 2,251 works in 2,988 publications in 2 languages and 11,340 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  History  Portraits  Pictorial works  Popular music  Popular instrumental music  Dance orchestra music  Biography  Big band music 
Roles: Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Composer, Actor, Arranger, Lyricist, Singer, Interviewee, Originator, Adapter, Printer
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Jimmy Dorsey Publications about Jimmy Dorsey
Publications by  Jimmy Dorsey Publications by Jimmy Dorsey
posthumous Publications by Jimmy Dorsey, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Jimmy Dorsey
Jimmy Dorsey by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
39 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
The fabulous Dorseys by Alfred E Green ( Visual )
51 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The rise and rise of the Fabulous Dorsey brothers is charted in this whymsical step down memory lane, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey play themselves in this vehicle for their excellent music. From being raised by their father who insists on them learning music, to the split that just saw their careers rise even further"--Internet Movie Database
Pure Ella by Ella Fitzgerald ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of big band swing (1930-1955) ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We'll meet again [the love songs of World War II] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contrasts by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1942 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1957 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contents: Whole lotta shakin' goin' on (Jerry Lee Lewis) (2:50) -- Come go with me (Dell-Vikings) (2:37) -- I'm walkin' (Fats Domino) (2:03) -- Keep a knockin' (Little Richard) (2:21) -- Happy, happy birthday baby (Tune Weavers) (2:16) -- At the hop (Danny and the Juniors) (2:30) -- Wake up little Susie (Everly Brothers) (1:59) -- Little bitty pretty one (Thurston Harris) (2:20) --C.C. Rider (Chuck Willis) (2:31) -- Jim Dandy (LaVern Baker) (2:11) -- Susie-Q (Dale Hawkins) (2:14) -- Great balls of fire (Jerry Lee Lewis) (1:50) -- Little darlin' (Diamonds) (2:06) -- Searchin' (Coasters) (2:39) -- Mr. Lee (Bobbettes) (2:12) -- Over the mountain, across the sea (Johnnie and Joe) (2:14) -- Peggy Sue (Buddy Holly) (2:28) -- School day (Chuck Berry) (2:39) -- Young blood (Coasters) (2:20) -- Party doll (Buddy Knox) (2:10) -- Short fat Fannie (Larry Williams) (2:22) -- Could this be magic (Dubs) (2:10)
1941 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
G.I. jukebox songs from World War II ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four Jills in a Jeep ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the true-life adventures of the first female performers to join the U.S.O., Kay Francis, Carole Landis, Martha Raye and Mitzi Mayfair play themselves in the film adaptation of Carole Landis's novel by the same name
1944 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1940 ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English 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
Greatest hits by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost in a harem ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost in a harem: Peter Johnson and Harvey Garvey, bumbling magicians stranded in the desert domain of Barabeeha, are asked by handsome prince Ramo to help him regain his throne from wicked Uncle Nimativ. This perilous task takes them deep inside the sultan's inner sanctum, and there the madcap adventure really begins
The early Duke Ellington by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The war years ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy Dorsey's greatest hits by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dorsey, James 1904-1957
Dorsey, James P. 1904-1957
Dorsey, Jimmie 1904-1957
Languages
English (151)
Spanish (1)
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