WorldCat Identities

Adams, George 1940-1992

Overview
Works: 110 works in 449 publications in 3 languages and 2,131 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Biography  Biographies  Documentary films  Jazz  Music videos  Concert films  Live sound recordings  Music  Manuscripts 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Singer, Other, per
Classifications: M1366.M56, 927.873
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Adams
Charles Mingus : triumph of the underdog by Charles Mingus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first comprehensive documentary of Afro-American jazz bassist, bandleader and composer Charles Mingus who led a tumultuous life filled with trauma and frustration, joy and creativity. Nine years in the making and exhaustively researched, virtually everything used in the film is extraordinarily rare. Abundant clips of Mingus in performance in the 1960s and 1970s perfectly illustrate the many faces and tortured heart of a musical genius
Changes one by Charles Mingus( Recording )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greeting by McCoy Tyner( )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribute to Bird and Monk by Heiner Stadler( )

2 editions published in 2011 and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Things ain't what they used to be by McCoy Tyner( Recording )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changes two by Charles Mingus( Recording )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mingus moves by Charles Mingus( Recording )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More sightings by George Adams( )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomorrow's promises by Don Pullen( )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The angels 'of Atlanta by Marvin Hannibal Peterson( )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in Undetermined and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live at Montmartre by George Adams/Don Pullen Quartet( )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Mingus : live at Montreux 1975 by Charles Mingus( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concert primarily features considerably extended versions of tracks from the pair of albums Changes One and Changes Two that were released in 1974 together with old standards Goodbye Pork Pie Hat and Take The A Train
Horizon by McCoy Tyner( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sound suggestions by George Adams( Recording )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Pullen by Don Pullen( Recording )

4 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breakthrough by George Adams/Don Pullen Quartet( Recording )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song everlasting by Don Pullen( Recording )

9 editions published in 1987 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live at the Village Vanguard by George Adams/Don Pullen Quartet( Recording )

21 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Mingus : epitaph by Humphrey Burton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On June 3rd, 1989, the Alice Tully Hall at New York's Lincoln Center was the venue for the world premiere performance of Charles Mingus' masterpiece "Epitaph." Conductor Gunther Schuller directed 30 musicians in what the New York Times described as "One of the most memorable jazz events of the decade." The piece had been discovered after Mingus' death in 1979 and painstakingly restored and copied."--Container
Sonata, piano by George Adams( )

3 editions published in 1960 and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Adams, George R. 1940-

Adams, George R. 1940-1992

Adams , George Rufus

Adams, George Rufus 1940-

Adams, George Rufus 1940-1992

George Adams Amerikaans jazzmuzikant (1940-1992)

George Adams amerikansk musikar

George Adams amerikansk musiker

George Adams amerykański muzyk, kompozytor i wokalista

George Adams musicien américain

George Adams sassofonista statunitense

George Adams US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker

جورج آدامز موسیقی‌دان آمریکایی

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Languages
English (47)

German (7)

French (1)