WorldCat Identities

Marsalis, Branford

Works: 1,045 works in 2,506 publications in 4 languages and 24,650 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Documentary television programs  Music  Drama  History  Documentary films  Short films  Biographical television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Actor, Narrator, Composer, Producer, Other, Arranger, Musician, Conductor
Classifications: ML3508, 781.6509
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Branford Marsalis
Sneakers by Phil Alden Robinson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about five computer hackers with questionable pasts and an equally questionable government job
Eve's bayou by Kasi Lemmons( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roz Batiste is a beautiful and dedicated mother of three, who is forced to admit that her family is falling apart due to her philandering husband Louis. Her younger daughter, Eve, witnesses one of her father's infidelities. Struggling to make sense of what she has seen, Eve turns to her older sister Cisely, who dismisses her in fear of the truth, and then to her Aunt Mozelle, a known psychic and rumored black widow. Unable to find the understanding she is looking for Eve decides to take matters into her own hands. For the Batiste family, the ties that bind may not be strong enough to keep them together, and what they learn will change their lives forever
Jazz by Ken Burns( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz is born in New Orleans at the turn of the century emerging from several forms of music including ragtime, marching bands, work songs, spirituals, creole music, funeral parade music and above all, the blues. Musicians profiled here who advanced early jazz are Buddy Bolden, Jelly Roll Morton, Sidney Bechet, Freddie Keppard, and musicians of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Creation by Branford Marsalis( Recording )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black codes (from the underground) by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

12 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hot house flowers by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romances for saxophone by Branford Marsalis( Recording )

22 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding your roots collection, with Cory Booker and John Lewis( Visual )

11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 6: A look at the ancestral pasts of actors Robert Downey, Jr. and Maggie Gyllenhaal
Wynton Marsalis by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wynton Marsalis brings listeners this self-curated collection that blends together the diverse musical languages that personify this unique artist and composer
Djin djin by Angélique Kidjo( Recording )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Fon and English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rich rhythms form the sturdy foundation over which Kidjo sings in a handful of languages ... spirited and moving ..."--Billboard
Contemporary jazz by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsodies in black music and words from the Harlem Renaissance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The only collection in existence documenting the music, art and literature of the new negro of the Harlem Renaissance featuring digitally restored original recordings as well as new readings of renaissance literature plus a book containing rare previously unpublished photos, artwork and writings."
You won't forget me by Shirley Horn( Recording )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and German and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Occasion by Harry Connick( Recording )

10 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains thirteen original jazz compositions with Harry Connick, Jr. playing piano and Branford Marsalis playing saxophone, including "Brown World," "Spot," "Remember the Tarpon," and "Chanson du Vieux Carre."
Think of one-- by Wynton Marsalis( Recording )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

14 editions published in 1999 in 4 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I heard you twice the first time by Branford Marsalis( Recording )

16 editions published in 1992 in 4 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eternal by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four MFs playin' tunes by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

5 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary saxophonist Branford Marsalis and his tight-knit working band invite audiences into their world of musical cohesion with the release of Four MFs Playin' Tunes. It is the first recording of the Branford Marsalis Quartet with an electrifying young drummer that joined the band three years ago. The results are a nimble and sparkling album, featuring ambitious original compositions by members of the band, a Thelonious Monk classic, and one standard dating to 1930
Braggtown by Branford Marsalis Quartet( Recording )

13 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the '04 Grammy-nominated Eternal, the Branford Marsalis Quartet draws upon a world of inspirations including John Coltrane for their most comprehensive and compelling record to date
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Branford Marsalis Amerikaans componist

Branford Marsalis amerikansk musikar

Branford Marsalis amerikansk musiker

Branford Marsalis amerykański saksofonista jazzowy

Branford Marsalis sassofonista statunitense

Branford Marsalis US-amerikanischer Jazz-Saxophonist und Musikproduzent


Marsalis, Brandford 1960-

Marsalis, Iweanya 1960-



Брэнфорд Марсалис

Марсалис, Бренфорд


English (113)

German (14)

Spanish (3)

Fon (2)

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