WorldCat Identities

Dorsey, Jimmy 1904-1957

Overview
Works: 2,160 works in 2,874 publications in 2 languages and 11,125 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Music  Portraits  Pictorial works  Big band music  Popular instrumental music  Popular music  Biography  Dance orchestra music 
Roles: Performer, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Composer, Actor, Arranger, Lyricist, Vocalist, 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
The fabulous Dorseys by Alfred E Green ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 284 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 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bix Beiderbecke by Bix Beiderbecke ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 246 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 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy Dorsey by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Solomon Jazz Collection
1942 ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1957 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 127 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 126 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
1944 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1940 ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy Dorsey by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contrasts by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The words & music of World War II ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 103 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
Jimmy Dorsey's greatest hits by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost in a harem ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 94 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
Greatest hits by Jimmy Dorsey ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1991 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early Duke Ellington by Duke Ellington ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1968 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Swing the best of the big bands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For nearly two decades the sound of the big bands dominated American music. Those days are captured here through rare film performances by the Swing Era's greatest musicians, bandleaders and singers
 
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Alternative Names
Dorsey, James 1904-1957
Dorsey, James P., 1904-1957
Dorsey, Jimmie, 1904-1957
Languages
English (130)
Spanish (2)
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