WorldCat Identities

Dorsey, Jimmy 1904-1957

Overview
Works: 2,282 works in 3,080 publications in 2 languages and 12,485 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  History  Musical films  War films  Comedy films  Portraits  Biography 
Roles: Performer, Author, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Composer, Actor, Arranger, Lyricist, Singer, Originator, Interviewee, per, Adapter, Printer
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jimmy Dorsey
Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Dorsey by Jimmy Dorsey( Recording )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 316 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 294 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 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of big band swing (1930-1955)( Recording )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 245 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 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrasts by Jimmy Dorsey( Recording )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1942( Recording )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 134 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 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Jills in a Jeep( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 122 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
G.I. jukebox songs from World War II( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1940( Recording )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1944( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The words & music of World War II( Recording )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On container: An aural history on 2 CDs. Commemorates the 60th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. These are the actual songs and radio broadcasts of WWII. Contains musical performances by Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa, Kay Kyser, Gene Autry and many others. Also contains historic speeches from Ed Murrow, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur
Greatest hits by Jimmy Dorsey( Recording )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in a harem( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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, where the madcap adventure really begins
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 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Dorsey, James 1904-1957

Dorsey, James P. 1904-1957

Dorsey, Jimmie 1904-1957

Jimmy Dorsey clarinettista e sassofonista statunitense

Jimmy Dorsey musicien amricain

Jimmy Dorsey US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker

Дорси, Джимми

ג'ימי דורסי

جیمی دورسی

지미 도시

Languages
English (146)

Spanish (1)

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