WorldCat Identities

Gordon, Dexter 1923-1990

Overview
Works: 1,372 works in 2,969 publications in 7 languages and 18,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Saxophone music (Jazz)  Jazz  Case studies 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Actor, Composer, Conductor, Singer, Narrator, Other, Musician, Honoree, Contributor, Interviewee, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Dexter Gordon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Dexter Gordon
Awakenings by Penny Marshall ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) is a shy research physician who uses an experimental drug to "awaken" the catatonic victims of a rare disease. The awakening of the first patient proves a rebirth for the doctor, too, as the patient reveals life's simple but sweet pleasures to the introverted doctor. Encouraged by Leonard's stunning recovery, Sayer administers the drug to other patients
'Round midnight by Bertrand Tavernier ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the friendship between an aging alcoholic jazz musician and a young French jazz fan. Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras
Go! by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
62 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our man in Paris by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
52 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz in revolution big bands in the 1940's ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Round midnight original motion picture soundtrack by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter Gordon live in '63 & '64 by Dexter Gordon ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spectacles musicaux filmés le 29 juillet 1964 par la télévision hollandaise à Amersfoort en Hollande; le 20 septembre 1963 au Lugano Festival Internazionale à Lugano en Suisse et le 8 janvier 1964 à Bruxelles en Belgique
Jazz the Smithsonian anthology ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takin' off by Herbie Hancock ( Recording )
37 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz icons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features unseen unique performances from four of the artistis in the second series of Jazz Icons
The other side of Round midnight by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Round Midnight; Berangere's Nightmare #2; Call Sheet Blues; What is this thing called love; Tivoli; Society Red; As Time goes By; It's only a paper moon; Round Midnight
Ballads by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Dexter Gordon by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doin' allright by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter calling-- by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homecoming live at the Village Vanguard by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A swingin' affair by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dexter Gordon by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
34 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete Blue Note and Capitol recordings of Fats Navarro and Tadd Dameron by Fats Navarro ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gettin' around by Dexter Gordon ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gordon, Dexter Keith 1923-1990
Long Tall Dexter 1923-1990
LTD 1923-1990
Languages
English (143)
German (14)
French (9)
Dutch (2)
Spanish (1)
Danish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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